townland
Doire Locha
genitive: Dhoire Locha
(Irish)
Derrylough
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket
English lake; inlet

Centrepoint

51.8095, -9.7289 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
Derrieloge
DS
1660
Derrylogh
BSD Leathanach: 14
1678
Derryclogh
ASE Leathanach: 108. 30
1685
Derrieloge
Hib. Del.
1726
Derilogh
CGn. Leathanach: 30.32786, Imleabhar: 50
1756
Derrycloge
Smith Hist. Kerry, map
1825
Derrylogh including part Ardea
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,5
1841
Derrieloge
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Doire locha, 'oak wood of the lake'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylough
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylahy
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylogh
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylougha
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylougha
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1841
Derrylough
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci140,29
1933
Doire an Locha
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: ix
1940
go Doire an Locha
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 123
1940
i nDoire an Locha
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 123
1940
Doire a' Locha
"bhí sé cúpla míle uainn soir i n-áit go nglaodhann siad Doire a' Locha air" (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 146
1947
Doire (a?) Locha
Doire ' Locha adeirtear. Doire cois Locha Chluainí é
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
ˌdir′əˈloxə
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
Doire an Locha
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
ˌderəˈloxiː, ˌderəˈlox
Áit. Cainteoir: MOR, Uimhir : T291a1

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