townland
Drom Ircín
genitive: Dhrom Ircín
(Irish)
Dromerkeen
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

51.7624, -9.75462latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1825
Droumirkeen part Creeveen
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,1
1841
Drumirkeen
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Droumerkeen
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Droumerkeen
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Drommerkeen
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Drom aircín, 'ridge of the dwarf'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Drom aircin
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1841
Dromerkeen
"Recte 'Drumarkeen'." [Nóta OD]
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci140,43
1947
Drom Uircín
<orc beag
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
ˌdrumɪr′ˈk′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
Drom Oircín
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
ˌdrəumer′ˈk′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1

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