townland
An Drom Thiar
genitive: an Droma Thiar
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drom West
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

52.0368, -9.98885 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1619
Drumhumnaght
CPR Leathanach: 365b
1655
Coolnehargill & Drumuinagh?
DS Leathanach: 3
1685
Drumuina
Hib. Del.
1827
Droum West or Munganes
William Mungane (etc.) 'Occupiers' ibid.
TAB Leathanach: 22
1841
Drom & Drom West
"Two townlands - Drom & Drom West." [dúch dearg]
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: Ci050,9
1956
(An) Drom
Drom Thoir agus Drom Thiar
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 58
1969
ˌdroum ˈwest
(guth eile seachas JS)
Áit. Uimhir : T216b1

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