townland
Buaile na Brocaí
genitive: Bhuaile na Brocaí
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ballynabrocky
(English)

Glossary

buaile, buailidh
English cattle-fold, summer-pasture

Centrepoint

53.151, -6.37093 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1655-7
Bolenabrockee
DS
1660c
Bolenabrokee
BSD (CM)
1667
Bolenabrooka als. Ballaghnabrack als. Knockenebracky
ASE
1684
Bolenebrock als. Bolenabrocky, als. Ballaghnabrack, als. Knocknabracky
CG
1685c
Ballenabrokee
Hib. Del.
1709
Ballynabrokee als. Ballaghnabrack als. Knockenabracky
CGn.
1710
Ballynebroky
Dublin Wills
1727
Ballybroack
CGn.
1732
Ballybrokee als. Ballaghnabrack als. Knockanatracky
CGn.
1760
B:brockey
Nevill 1760
1811
Ballynabroke ros. Ballaghnabrack ors. Knockbracky ors. Knocknabracky ors Ballybrocky,
CGn.
1822
Brockey
GJR 1821-23 (CM)
1833
Ballynabrockey
TAB
1839
Ballynabrocky
"right" [pl];
OD:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Ballynabrockey
Mooney, J.:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
B.brockey
Allen Nevill Map:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Brockey
Finnemor, J.:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Baile na brocaigh, 'town of the badger warren'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Ballynabrocky
BS:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Ballynabrockey
Moore, Rev. O.W.:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Ballynabrockey
Merrey, W.:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Brockey
Assess. List 1800:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Bolenabrockee
DS:AL Leathanach: CM012,23
1839
Ballynabrocky Townland
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM012,23

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