townland
Droim Shoirn
genitive: Dhroim Shoirn
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumhurrin
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.2129, -7.9353 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1836
Druim chuirrin
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Druim thóirinn, 'ridge of the furnace or lime-kiln'
dúch:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
[Drumhurrin]
"two small lakes on the N. boundary of the townland. It is bounded on the W. by the Shannon and on the S. by another river." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhurn
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhurin
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhurin
Co. List 1790:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhurrin
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhi[..]?
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66
1836
Drumhurrin
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca058,66

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