Information about Ballyconneely Pound [crossed out]
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Ballyconneely Pound [crossed out]
Irish Form of Name:
Baile 'ic Conghaile
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Ballyconneely Pound [crossed out] Local [crossed out]
A place of confinement for cattle driven either for rent or trespass [crossed out].
Situated in the townland of Ballyconneely [crossed out].
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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