townland
An Doirín
genitive: an Doirín
(Irish)
Derreen
(English)

Glossary

English little oak-wood

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral district

Centrepoint

53.9364, -7.95954latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Cf. Cl, Co, Ga, Ci, CC, UF, Li, Lm, ME, RC, TÁ
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Doirín = Small oakwood. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Rath. Towards the top of the S-facing slope of a drumlin (78). Rath. Towards the top of the S-facing slope of a drumlin (78). "
Nóta
1979 An Doirín NÓM
Nóta
1621
Derrenee
CPR Leathanach: 530b
1660c
?Dorin
BSD Leathanach: 50
1829
Dereen
TAB Leathanach: 16, Nóta: (61:16/13) innéacs
1830c
Derreen
TAB Nóta: (61:16/13) léarscáil
1836
Doirin
pl:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Doirín, 'small Derry or oakwood'
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Derreen
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
[Derreen]
"The only remarkable objects are two small forts."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Derreen
BS:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Doar-ean, 'the little oak'
Mc Donough, I.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Derreen
HCons PR:AL  Leathanach: C001,1,35
1836
Derreen
BS:AL
1836
Doar-ean,
'the little oak'
Mc Donough, I.:AL
1836
Derreen
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Doirin
pl:AL
1836
Doirín,
'small Derry or oakwood'
OD:AL
1836
Derreen
OD:AL
1836
[Derreen]
"The only remarkable objects are two small forts."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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