Ballynagalliagh
Community ID
 
1192
 
Alternate Names
 
Ballenagallagh, Teampall na gCailleachaidhe Dubha
 
Diocese
 
Elphin
 
Region
 
Sligo
 
Medieval Location
 
originally at Keelty , west of townland of Ballynagalliagh and south of Grange
 
Modern Location
 
Ballynagalliagh
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory / Hospital 1427
 
Date Founded
 
1223 or later (needs verification)
 
Date Terminated
 
1562 or earlier (needs verification)
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian (Arrouasian)
 
Dependency Of
  
Assets/Property
 

1606:1.5 quarters of land / 1610: vaulted stone house

 
Charitable/Work
 

also a hospital in 1427

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort, Pete Schermerhorn
 
Contributors Notes
 

John O'Donovan, Sligo OS letters, p.22, "In Grange south there is an old Nunnery in ruins, called Teampall na gCailleachaidhe Dubha."

 
Date Started
 
1223
 
Date Finished
 
1562
 
Length
 
326