townland
Droim na dTobar
genitive: Dhroim na dTobar
(Irish)
Drumnadober
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
English well

Centrepoint

53.9622, -8.01043 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Druim-na-dtobar = Ridge of the wells. "
Nóta
1622
Drominedubber
CPR Leathanach: 530a
1655
Dromnedebber
DS
1659
Dromnodober
Cen. Leathanach: 559
1660c
Dro[min]dober
BSD Leathanach: 42
1668
Dromadobber alias Dromnedobber
ASE Leathanach: 161
1685
D:mendeber
Hib. Del.
1835
Druminadubber
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs Nóta: (60:16/10) innéacs
1835
Drumnadubber
TAB Leathanach: 67, 175, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1836
Drumadobber
BS:AL
1836
Drumnadubber
CM:AL
1836
Drumnadubber
Map (Dunn, Dr):AL
1836
Druim-a-tobbar
'the back of the wall'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Drumnadubber
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Drumnadober
S&V:AL
1836
Dromendeber
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Druim na dtobair,
'hill of the springs, or wells'
OD:AL
1836
Drumnadober
OD:AL

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