townland
Doirín na gCaor
genitive: Dhoirín na gCaor
(Irish)
Derreenageer
(English)

Glossary

English little oak-wood

Centrepoint

54.1652, -7.99558latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Doirín-na-gcaor = Oakwood of the berries "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Sweathouse (site). On a W-facing slope and c.10m of an abandoned farmhouse (220). Sweathouse (site). On the W bank of the deep valley of a N-S stream and c.20m SE of an abandoned farmhouse (221) "
Nóta
1655
Derenageere
DS
1660c
Derenegeere
BSD Leathanach: 68
1673
Deringeere
ASE Leathanach: 232:14
1685
Derenegeer
Hib. Del.
1834?
Derrynagur
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 151
1836
Derrinageer
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Derrinageer
BS:AL
1836
Derringeer
HCons PR:AL 
1836
"Doirín: na g-caor, 'little Derry, or oak wood of the berries'"
['ee' ós cionn 'ao']
OD:AL
1836
Derreenageer
OD (corr.):AL

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.