townland
Doire na bhFána
genitive: Dhoire na bhFána
non-validated name
(Irish)
Derrynawana
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Explanatory note

  • English

    the (oak-)wood of the slopes?

Centrepoint

54.0795, -7.90421 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Doire-na-bhfána = Wood of the slopes or inclines. This townland is on the western bank of the Aghacashlaun River, in Ballinamore Parish. "
Nóta
1627
Derrynevanna in the barron de Cargallyn
Inq. Leathanach: 160
1655
Derinuanan
DS
1660c
Derinvahan
BSD Leathanach: 9
1667
Derrinevanane
ASE Leathanach: 182:16
1668
Derrinevane alias Derrinvahan
ASE Leathanach: 161:34
1685
Derinvanan
Hib. Del.
1830c
Derrinawanin
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) 22
1830c
Der[r]inawannin
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs
1836
Derrynawanan
BS:AL
1836
Derrynawanan
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Derrynavanan
HCSR:AL 
1836
Derinvahan?
DS:AL
1836
Doire na bh-fána,
"oak-wood of the slopes' ""bhána"" [scriosta]"
OD:AL
1836
OD:AL

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