Baile Átha Luain
genitive: Bhaile Átha Luain
validated name
(Irish)
Athlone
(English)

Glossary

English ford
English townland, town, homestead

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.4303, -7.94842latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

g.d.
go hÁth Luain
Aith.D Leathanach: 159, Véarsa: 9
1725c
Atha Luain
"(co.) Rosacomain ... (rí-phort) Atha Luain" [cf. Loch Ríbh ... Atha Luain (rí-phort Uí Neachtainn)]
Eólas ar an Domhan

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