townland
Doire Rátha Mór
genitive: Dhoire Rátha Mór
(Irish)
Derryra More
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket
English great, big
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

52.4794, -9.66196latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta
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An Seabhac: Doire Rátha Beag -- é seo agus Doire Rátha Mór istigh sa chúinne thoir thuaidh ag an teorainn thoir. An Chnapóg taobh amuigh díobh, agus lúb d’Abha an Chasáin ina trn. thoir thuaidh agus thiar ortha. Doire Rátha Mór
Nóta
1612-13
Dirry Rahie
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 85, Imleabhar: I
1612
Dirrirahie
CPR Leathanach: 225a
1631
Derryroth
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 242, Imleabhar: I
1654
Dyrerahabegg, Derryrahamore
The said Coll Fitz Morris, Irish Papist
CS IV Leathanach: 500
1654
Dyrryrahue
Garrett Fitz John of Luke, Irish Papist
CS IV Leathanach: 502
1654
Diryrohybegg
Divids it & Diryrohybegg, part of (----) Edmond Fitzmorris, his estate on the west and by the said Bank northwards…
CS IV Leathanach: 502
1655
Derriraho
DS
1660
Derrahabegg
BSD Leathanach: 135
1685
Derrirah
Hib. Del.
1841
Derryramore
Plan:AL Leathanach: Ci101,26
1841
[Derryra more]
"See -beg." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci101,26
1841
Derryrabeg
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci101,25
1841
Doire rátha beag, 'oak wood of the fort (little)'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci101,25
1841
Derryrabeg
Plan:AL Leathanach: Ci101,25
2017
ˌderəˈrɑː
Áit. Cainteoir: 007, Uimhir : Ci170711

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