townland
An Droim Caol
genitive: an Droma Chaoil
(Irish)
Drumkeel
(English)

Glossary

English narrow; a narrow; marshy stream
droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

54.2074, -8.21432 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Druim-caol = Narrow ridge. "
Nóta
1817
Dromkeel
Larkin
1835
Drumkeel
TAB Leathanach: 18, 20 (60:16/7)
1835
Drumkell
TAB Leathanach: 14 (60:16/7)
1836
Dromkeel
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Dromkeel
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Dromkeel
Larkin (Li)
1836
Druim Caoil
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Drumkill
S&V:AL
1836
Drumkeel
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Drumkeel
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Drom caol
pl:AL
1836
Drom caol:
'narrow ridge'
OD:AL
1836
Drumkeel
OD:AL

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