civil parishelectoral district
Droim Raite
genitive: Dhroim Raite
(Irish)
Drumrat
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Hierarchy

county

barony

Centrepoint

54.0362, -8.47454latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Drumrat
Drumrat in Sligo; Druim-rátha (Hogan), ridge of the rath or fort. The aspirated t (of rath) is here restored (rat) : p. 4, XI.
Joyce Leathanach: 336, Imleabhar: III
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
1237
Druim Raitte
ARÉ Leathanach: iii 290
1306
Drumrathi
CDI Leathanach: 1302‒7 (219)
1585
Drumratty
CBC Leathanach: 124
1585
Dromratty
CBC Leathanach: 130
1587
Drumrat
Exch. E:Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 392
1588
Drunratt
F Leathanach: 5256
1655‒7
Drumrat
DS
1659
Drumratt
Cen. Leathanach: 601
1836
Drumrat
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl 018,1
1836
Drumrat
Carlisle (Sl):AL
1836
A parish
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Drumrat
DS:AL
1836
Church built by St. Feichin … There is no patron saint remembered in the parish … Tobar Bearaigh (Barray) …
LSO (Sl) Leathanach: 147
1836
Drumrat
OD:AL
1836
P:dhruim rait “ridge of the way or pass”
OD:AL
1836
Drimrat
Old Tithe Bk:AL (Sl)
1836
PDhruim Rait
pl:AL
1836
Drumratt
Pres. Bk 1832:AL (Sl)
1836
Drumratt
Quere Bk 1835:AL (Sl)
1844
Druim Raite
Hy Fiach. Leathanach: (léirscáil)
2008
Droim Raite
Ó Muraíle

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