townland
Doire na gCon
genitive: Dhoire na gCon
validated name
(Irish)
Derrynagun
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Explanatory note

  • English

    the (oak-)wood of the hounds

Centrepoint

53.2951, -7.70845 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1837
Derrinagun
Armstrong, T.W.:AL
1837
Derrinagun
BS:AL
1837
Derrinagun
Henderson, J.:AL
1837
Derrynagun
Larkin Map:AL
1837
Derrinagun
Mullock, T.H.:AL
1837
Doire na gCon
OD:AL

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