townland
Doire Breac
genitive: Dhoire Breac
(Irish)
Derrybrack
(English)

Glossary

English speckled
English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Centrepoint

53.8637, -8.9026 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1830
Derrybrack
Bald
1833
Derrybrack
TAB Leathanach: 70
1838
Derrybrack
BS:AL Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Derrybrack
Bald:AL Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Derrybrack
OC:AL Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Derrybrack
[Moore, Rev. I.W.];
TAB Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Derrybrack
Rental (Strickland):AL (ME) Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Derrybrack
Bald Bar. Map:AL Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Doire Breac
pl:AL Leathanach: ME012,36
1838
Doire breac, 'speckled Derry or oak-wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME012,36

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