BROWSE
civil parishtownland
An Droim
genitive: an Droma
(Irish)
Drum
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

53.3868, -7.99795latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1837
Drum
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Drum
[Léarscáil i Weld];
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Drum
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Drum
BS:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Edardruim
["Parliamentary Papers in Weld, p.601"];
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Druim, 'a ridge'
OD:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Drum
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
Parish of Drum
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: RC022,1
1837
[Drum]
"consists of bog, about [three quarters] of which is reclaimed, out of which arise small eminences of limestone and gravel." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: RC022,1

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