townland
Droim Galláin
genitive: Dhroim Galláin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumgallon
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

  • English

    ridge of (the) standing stone

Centrepoint

54.0295, -7.21525 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1609-1610
Dromgallan
MEC
1621
Drumgallon
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 9, Jac. I
1655-57
Dromgallann
DS Leathanach: 87
1660c
Drumgallon
BSD (Ca) Leathanach: 205
1667
Drumgallan
ASE Leathanach: 134
1669
Drumgallon (part)
ASE Leathanach: 203
1685
Drumgallon
Hib. Del.
1709
Drumgallen
Carvaghs Leathanach: 57
1836
Drumgallen
List 1790 (Act of Parl.):AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Droimgallan
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drum ghallan, 'hill of the standing stone'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallen
GJ Assess. 1824:AL (Ca) Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Dromgallen
Map 1814:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
TAB Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drum ghallan
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drum-gallon
"Prond Drum-gallon" [dúch];
pron.:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
Fetherston, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
Reilly, Rev. P:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28
1836
Drumgallon
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca024,28

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