townland
An Aill Bhuí
genitive: na hAille Buí
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aillwee
(English)

Glossary

aill, faill
English cliff
English yellow

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.0871, -9.10532 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1839
Aill bhuidhe
"Aillwee" [pl]; "Ailvee" [pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Aill bhuídhe, 'yellow cliff'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Aillwee
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Ailwee
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Alwee
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Alwee
Ryan, W.:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
Aylwee
Bindon, B.:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7
1839
[Aillwee]
"In the central part of the townland is situated a lead & silver mine" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl001,7

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