townland
Drom an Longfoirt
genitive: Dhrom an Longfoirt
validated name
(Irish)
Dromalonhurt
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

51.9683, -9.89768 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Historical references

n/a
‘standing stone’Arch. Survey
Nóta
n/a
bf. Allengort/Áth Longfoirt TÁ (p. Moyaliff) + Killnaloughert, Kilenallongherty 1585c.
Nóta
n/a
Longfort > [ ] cf. anfa > anaithe
Nóta
1641
Dromenlohirt?
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 2, Leathanach: 113
1660c.
Drumlahort
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 36
1827
Droumalohart
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Drumalohurth
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Dromilohirt
Primrose, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Droumalonirt
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Droumalonhurt
Chute, F. B.:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Dromenlohirte
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Drom a longphuirt, 'hill of the fortification'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Drom a lonhurt
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1841
Dromalonhurt
"Recte 'Drumlongfort'." [Nóta OD]
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci050,27
1954
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra
1954
Drom a’ Longphuirt:‘Drom a’ Lónhairt’anois
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 59
1969
ˌdrouməˈloːnhərt
Áit. Cainteoir: PÓM, Uimhir : T280a2
1998
Áit.

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