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Gallan Lower, County Tyrone

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Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
galla1609Esch. Co. Map 16 Pt Strabane
Escheeve1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $5 Car. I
Galla1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $5 Car. I
Gallagh1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $5 Car. I
Golan1655cCiv. Surv. 383
Gollan1666HMR Tyr. (2) 263
(?)Upper Gillin (Dun )1736Abercorn Geb. 3 $19
(Lower) Gallans1802Stat. Sur. Tyr. (OSNB) C31 Bk 3
Gallon,mtn,1831OSM v 10
Gallán ""a standing stone""1833cJ O'D (OSNB) 3
gallan - A place where standing dtones are found1920cTNCT 60
Gallons ""From a herb that grows there in plenty""1968Ardstraw Geb. 49
Barony
Strabane Lower
Parish
Ardstraw
Parish in 1851
Ardstraw
Townland
None
Place name ID
2774
Place name type
T