townland
Dúire
genitive: Dhúireach
validated name
(Irish)
Doory
(English)

Centrepoint

51.8718, -10.1155latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Historical references

n/a
cf. P.Doora/Dúire Cl (bar. Bunratty Upr.) , féach Cúirt MO;
Nóta
1638
Doury
Donell O Swollyvan de
Inq. Leathanach: I 327
1657
Doore
DS
1670
Doore
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 35
1756
Doory West
CGn. Imleabhar: 178, Leathanach: 441, Uimhir: 119533
1826
Durree West, Middle, East
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Duirri
Map (O'Connell):AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Duray Doora
Petty Sessions Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doore
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doory
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doori
Primrose, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Dura
Par. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doory
Map (Lansdowne, Marquis o Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Dúire, 'watery land'
"This word is evidently from 'dúr,' water, and meaning watery land." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doory
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Dooery
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Durih E
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Durih E
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Duree
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Durih
Nimmo Bar. Map 1811:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Dorih
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doorih
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Dorih
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1841
Doorih
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci037,15
1946
tithe Dhúireach
TÓC:Cártaí Móra
1954
cf. ‘Dubh-dhoire/Doory’ p. Chill Imleach.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 28
1954
Dubh-dhoire : ‘Dú-ire’ sa chaint – béim an ghotha ar an 'dú'.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 41

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