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townland
Ballyelly
(English)

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county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.0974, -9.27344latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1610
Balliellie
Thursday market
CPR Leathanach: 175b
1621
Ballyally
CPR Leathanach: 474b
1621
Balliallie
CPR Leathanach: 501b
1660c
Ballyeli
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 484
1680
Ballyelly
ASE Leathanach: 273
1685
Balhely
Hib. Del.
1787
Ballyely
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Ballyella
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballyally
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
[Ballyelly]
"There are 7 cahers or forts in the townland, one close to the south boundary called Caher Ballyella. N.B. the east corner of the townland is mountain bog" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Baile Éille, 'Healy's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Baile Eille
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballelly
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballyelly
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballyally
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballyelaghy
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7
1839
Ballyellihie
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Cl075,7

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