townland
An Doirín
genitive: an Doirín
(Irish)
Derreen
(English)

Glossary

English little oak-wood

Centrepoint

51.769, -9.77652latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1597
Dyrrinie
F Leathanach: 6123
1598
Deriwirihy
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: lsc. (Glanoroghto)
1614
Dirrine-Imurry?
ceantar Thuath Ó Siosta
CPR Leathanach: 265a
1618
Dyrryne-murry
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 133
1800c
Doirín
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 64
1809
An Doirín
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 67, 81
1809
ó'n Doirín
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 66
1809
feora an Doirín
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 82
1825
Dirreen part called Turna(ce) part of upper & lower Lauragh
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,3
1825
Dirreen including Morty Daniels House
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,3
1841
Derreen
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci140,25
1841
Dirreen
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci140,25
1841
Dirreen
Godfrey, Rev. W.:AL Leathanach: Ci140,25
1841
Doirín, 'a little derry or oak wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,25
1841
Derreen
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,25
1933
An Doirín
"Chuala fear ar an nDoirín á rádh gurbh amhlaidh…" SÓS 5
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: x
1947
An Doirín
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
dɪˈr′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
An Doirín
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
sa Doirín
sədɪˈr′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T291b2

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