Information about Ballynonagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Baile Indeónach
town of the anvils
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Baile Indeónach
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
Ballynonagh Local
A village.
Situated in the townland of Peters Bourgh.

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
Ballynonagh is in Cappaghnagapple or Petersburgh townland.