Baile na Caillighe
Community ID
 
1142
 
Alternate Names
 
Monasternicalliagh / Ballenegallaghe by Loghguyre / Ballynagallagh
 
Diocese
 
Emly
 
Region
 
Limerick
 
Medieval Location
 
near Lough Gur
 
Modern Location
 
Ballynagallagh
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1283
 
Date Terminated
 
1548 or earlier
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by a Fitzgibbon

 
Other Ecclesiastical Relations
 

Llanthony Priory had land here in 1360, see The Diocese of Emly, 136; The Diocese of Limerick, Ancient and Medieval, 377; Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland vol. 20, 322, vol. 34, 43.

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

Bh. na Caillighe "belonging to Tighearna Burcach of Castle Conaing"

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Trinity College, Dublin ms H1.18, 13 b.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

Granted to Edmund Sexton c. 1548: fiant Henry VIII in The Diocese of Emly, 176

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort
 
Length
 
201