townland
Dromainn Easca
genitive: Dhromainn Easca
(Irish)
Drumask
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
English ridge

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.8707, -9.27141 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

1614
Carrowdromhasky
CPR Leathanach: 277
1633
Carrowdromhasky
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: III.391
1635
Drainncaskine, the qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §308V
1661
Drumnaske a qr. belonging to ye Town Land of Ballenew
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 136
1710c
Drumaske
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 70
1750
Drumaske... Drunmaske
CGn. Imleabhar: 142.274.95484
1760
Drumask… Drunmaske
CGn. Imleabhar: 206.409.136657
1830
Richmond
Bald Leathanach: 13
1835
Richmond
TAB Leathanach: §24
1838
Drumask or part of Ballynew (S)
BS:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drumask
QRL:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
[Drumask]
"part of Richmond and Town parks Drumask not known in the Country" [Mr McAdam and Tithe Book];
dúch:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drumanaska
"recte Drumanaska" [OC Nóta];
OC:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drumask
OD:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drum an easca, 'ridge of the quagmire'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drum an easca
pl:AL Leathanach: ME014,21
1838
Drommask?
OC:AL Leathanach: ME014,21

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.