townland
Draighneach
genitive: Dhraighní
(Irish)
Dreenagh
(English)

Centrepoint

52.4288, -9.90879 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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An Seabhac: An Draigheanach .i. áit ‘na mbeadh tuir draighin ag fás. Taobh thuaidh de Cheann Chiarraighe
Nóta
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Nóta
1596-7
Drinaghe
F Leathanach: 6034
1604
Dirmagh
CPR Leathanach: 54a
1610
Drynagh
CPR Leathanach: 177a
1613
Drinagh
CPR Leathanach: 257a
1621
Drinagh?
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 181
1625-49
Drynagh
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 295, Imleabhar: I
1717
Drinagh
CGn. Leathanach: 227.10021, Imleabhar: 19
1731
Drinagh
bar. Clanmorris
CGn. Leathanach: 162.47738, Imleabhar: 69
1841
Drinagh
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dreenagh
Chute, Rev. J. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Drenagh
Crosbie, Maj.:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dreenach
McCarthy, Rev. E.:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dreenagh
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Drinagh
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Draoighneach, 'abounding in black thorn bushes'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dríonach
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dreenagh
OC:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Drinagh
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1841
Dreenagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci016,16
1845
Memoranda 1845: (95) “For what purpose was the Barrack (in ruins) used – in Dreenagh townland?Or, was it ever occupied as a Barrack? Thos. Larcom. “This Barrack was occupied by a Military force up to the year 1819 in order to protect that part of the coast from the intrusion of Foreign Invaders.” J. Berne
Mem. SO (Ci) Leathanach: 95
2017
ˌdriːnəx
Áit. Cainteoir: 004, Uimhir : Ci170710
2017
ˈdriːnəx
Áit. Cainteoir: 001, Uimhir : Ci170711
2017
ˈdriːnəx
Áit. Cainteoir: 002, Uimhir : Ci170711

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