townland
Baile an tSeiscinn
genitive: Bhaile an tSeiscinn
(Irish)
Ballinteskin
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English swamp, bog

Centrepoint

52.9528, -6.07626latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

1604
Ballinteskin and Rossnera
CPR
1605
Ballineteskie
CPR
1619
Ballinteskyn
CPR
1620
Ballinteskin?
CPR
1668
Ballytuskin
HMR (CM)
1685c
Ballinteskin
Hib. Del.
1714
Ballytuskin
Dublin Wills
1751
Ballinteskin ows. Ballytuskin,
CGn.
1757
Ballytuskin
Dublin Wills
1758
Ballytuskin
Dublin Wills
1760
B: teskin
Nevill 1760
1832
Ballyteskin
TAB
1839
Ballinteskin
Engrav. Maps 1683 (Petty) Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballyteskin Townland
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballinteskin
"recte" [dúch];
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballyteskin
OD:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Baile an tseascainn, 'town of the sedgy moor'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballyteskin
TAB Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballyteskin
Grant, Rev.:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
B. teskin
Allen Nevill Map:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballyteskin
GJP 1837:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Ballinteskin
BSD:AL Leathanach: CM042,13
1839
Baile tseiscin
pl:AL Leathanach: CM042,13

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.