Information about Boulamurean [crossed out]

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Boulamurean [crossed out]
Irish Form of Name:
Baile Mhuiríne
Murrin’s booley or dairy
Civil Parish:
Ballinakill in Leitrim Barony
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Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Boulamurean [crossed out]
Baile Mhuiríne
Poll a Mhuirín, not known
Boulamurean Hyacinth Clarke, Esq.
Boulamurean Mr. Mulloy
Boulamurean Sir John Burke
Boulamurean The inhabitants
Poll a Mhuirín, not known
A district of the townland consisting of some houses and bog and arable. It does not represent any peculiar appearance or matter worthy of remark.
In the North end of the townland of Loughatorick North about 1½ mile S. West of Marble Hill House.

Information From Joyce's Place Names

Translation according to P. W. Joyce:
Poll or Poul, a hole in the ground or river or bog, an excavation, a cavern : sometimes made Pollach, like smolach, from Smol: see vol. ii. p. 5.

Townland Information

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
Boulamurean [crossed out] is in Loughatorick North townland.