townland
Doire Loiscthe
genitive: Dhoire Loiscthe
(Irish)
Derrylusk
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.0157, -7.46987 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1659
Derrilosgy
Cen. Leathanach: 498
1838
Derrylusk
BS:AL Leathanach: LA015,58
1838
Derrylusky
CM:AL Leathanach: LA015,58
1838
Derrylusky
Rent 1770:AL (La) Leathanach: LA015,58
1838
Doire loisgthe, 'burnt Derry, or oak wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA015,58
1838
Derrylusk
OD:AL Leathanach: LA015,58
2004
deriˑˈlosk
Áit.

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