BROWSE
townland
Doire Rua
genitive: Dhoire Rua
(Irish)
Derryroe
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket
rua, ruadh
English red; red place

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

52.9544, -7.42082latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1838
Derryroe
BS:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
1838
Derogh
CM:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
1838
Dirrearowe
= Kellyville / An Doirín Rua SO
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
1838
Derrynerowe
= Kellyville / An Doirín Rua SO (p Ballyadams)
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
1838
Doire ruadh, 'red derry or oak wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
1838
Derryroe
OD:AL Leathanach: LA015,51
2004
deriˑˈroː
Áit.

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