townland
Baile Muine Íochtarach
genitive: Bhaile Muine Íochtarach
(Irish)
Ballymoney Lower
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English thicket

Centrepoint

52.6802, -6.21023 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

1584
Ballenimonig (Thady M'Davy)
F Alt: 4360
1618
Ballynmonny (Edw. Fisher)
CPR Leathanach: 358
1654
Ballinnony (Chichester)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 35
1659
Ballimony
Cen. Leathanach: 550
1660
Ballinnonye (edw. Chichester)
BSD (LG)
1840
Baile muine ‘town of the brake or shrubbery’
OD:AL
1840
Ballymoney
Map
BS:AL

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.