townland
Srath Draighneáin
genitive: Shrath Draighneáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Sradrinan
(English)

Glossary

srath, sraith
English holm, river-meadow, valley-bottom

Explanatory note

  • English

    river-meadow of (the) (little) blackthorn

Centrepoint

54.0989, -7.75506 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Cf. Sradrine, p: Cloonclare, b: Drumahaire "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Srath-Draighneáin = Holm of the blackthorn or sloe-bush. "
Nóta
1622
Shradrinane
CPR Leathanach: 540a
1655
Sraghdroyna
DS
1659
Stradrynan
Cen. Leathanach: 563
1660c
Shraghdroman
BSD Leathanach: 7
1667
Stradrinane
ASE Leathanach: 182:16
1715
Shrawlawaghnane part of Shradrinane
CGn. Leathanach: 23.480.14128
1728
Shradrinane
CGn. Leathanach: 57.515.39518
1817
Stradrinan
Larkin (Li)
1834?
Stradrinan
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 45, 47
1836
Stradrinan
CM:AL
1836
Stradrina
BS:AL
1836
Strawdrinagh
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Scradrinagh
CM:AL
1836
Srath draoigheanach,
'holm of the sloe bushes'
OD:AL
1836
Sradrinagh
"Made 'dreenagh' in Ulster." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL

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