townland
Droim an Umha
genitive: Dhroim an Umha
(Irish)
Drumanoo
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

  • English

    ridge of the copper, bronze

Centrepoint

54.614, -8.47595 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1608
Dromenenow
Survey Ulst. Leathanach: 180
1620
Dromanow
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 9 JI
1633
Dromnanon
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 17 CI
1641
Dromane al' Drumnoe al' Dromnanowe
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1643
Dramanoe
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 32 CI
1654
Dromonow
CS III Leathanach: 74
1654
Drumanow
CS III Leathanach: 79
1659
Dremenow
Cen. Leathanach: 46
1659
Conlone
Cen. Leathanach: 47
1665
Drummon
HMR
1749
Cunlan
1
Murray Leathanach: 15, 16
1801
Drimanna (?)
McCrea DG
1835
Drimanoo
BS:AL
1835
Cunlin
Stewart
BS:AL
1835
Drunanoo
HCER:AL
1835
Drimmanoo
McLaughlin:AL (DG)
1835
Cuinleann 'stubbly'
OD:AL
1835
Druim an Úmha 'ridge of the copper'
OD:AL
1835
Drimanoe
Stewart, G., Revd:AL (DG)

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