townland
Draighneach
genitive: Dhraighní
(Irish)
Drinagh
(English)

Centrepoint

52.2106, -6.3493 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1623
Drahnagh
Inq. Lag. Alt: 40 JI
1659
Drenagh
Cen. Leathanach: 536
1668
Dranoge (Abr. Deane)
ASE Leathanach: 174
1690c
Dranoge (Ab. Deane)
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 28
1794
Drinagh (Hughes)
CGn. Imleabhar: 479, Leathanach: 311, Uimhir: 306584
1830
Drinagh
St. Margaret's
TAB Leathanach: 1
1830
Drinagh
TAB Leathanach: 1
1840
Drinagh
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 11
1840
Drinagh
Elrington, C. R., Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Drinagh
GJP:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 11
1840
Drinagh
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 11
1840
Drinagh
Walsh, Rev P.:AL (LG) Paróiste Mhaighréide
1840
Droigheanach, 'abounding in blackthorn or sloe bushes'
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 11

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