townland
Baile an Léith
genitive: Bhaile an Léith
(Irish)
Ballylea
(English)

Centrepoint

53.0309, -6.7415 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1642
Balli{lee}
Dep. 1641
1642
of Ballilee
Dep. 1641
1654
Ballalea
CS X
1660c
Ballalra [leg. Ballalea]
BSD (CM)
1668
Ballilea
HMR (CM)
1685c
Ballileagh
Hib. Del.
1713
Ballintea?
CGn.
1715
Ballylea
CGn.
1743
Ballylea
Dublin Wills
1744
Ballynlea ows. Ballylea ows. Ballilea
CGn.
1752
Ballyleagh
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1760
B:Leagh
Nevill 1760
1815
Ballylea, Ballinlea
Reg. Bapt.
1818
Ballylea
Reg. Bapt.
1818
Graffogue bridge on Ballylea
GJR 1818 (CM)
1821
Ballylea
GJR 1819-21 (CM)
1824
Ballylea
TAB
1827
Ballylea ors. Ballylia ors. Ballinlea
CGn.
1839
Baile liath, 'grey town'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
1839
Ballylea
BS:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
1839
Ballylea
Hyland, J.:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
1839
Ballylea
Fisher, G.:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
1839
Ballylea
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
1839
Ballylea
"right" [pl];
OC:AL Leathanach: CM038,95
2019 ˌ
baliː ˈleː
Áit.

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