Information about Ballynonagh
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
town of the anvils
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Castrum et vill de Bally Inneonagh Inquis Temp. Jac. I
Castell de Ballennonagh in baronia de Rosse in com' maio? 18qr. Inquis Temp. Jac. I
Situated in the townland of Peters Bourgh.
What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
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