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

Centrepoint

52.0014, -9.9112 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1641
Drynagh
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 113
1734
Drynagh
CGn. Uimhir: 80.6.54651
1827
Dreenagh East, West, Island
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Dreenagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci050,17
1841
Dreenagh
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci050,17
1841
Drynagh
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ci050,17
1841
Draoighneach, 'land abounding in blackthorns or sloe bushes'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,17
1841
Draoineach
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci050,17
1841
Dreenagh
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,17
1956
(An) Draigheanach
.i. Áit 'na bhfásann draighean dubh nó geal. 'Druí-nuch' - béim ar 'í'.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 58
1968
ənˈdriːnəx
Áit.
1969
ˈɣriːnəx
'idir Dhraighneach agus Caol Buí'
Áit. Cainteoir: PÓM, Uimhir : T280b1

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