Droim Raithin
genitive: Dhroim Raithin
(Irish)
Drumraine Glebe
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

54.0333, -7.80929latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Sl Droim Raithin
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Druim-rathain = Ferny ridge. Drumraine is about a mile South of Ballinamore. Cornacreegh and Aughoo townlands are on its East. It is known mostly by the modern name of Lauderdale, from the Lauder or Lawder family. "
Nóta
"Arch.Inventory: Rath. At the base of a rise in a low-lying landscape (87). "
Nóta
1590
Dromraen
F Leathanach: 5439
1590
Dromeranen
F Leathanach: 5439
1590
Dromeraen
F Leathanach: 5439
1655
Dromraine
DS
1659
Dromrane
Cen. Leathanach: 562
1660c
Dromraine
BSD Leathanach: 11
1685
Droim[]
Hib. Del.
1817
Drumran
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Drumrahan
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs, 19
1836
Drumrane Glebe
BS:AL
1836
Drumrane Glebe
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Drumran
Larkin (Li)
1836
Drumrane
HCSR:AL 
1836
Dromraine
DS:AL
1836
Druim raithnighe
pl:AL
1836
Druim rathain,
ridge of the ferns'
OD:AL
1836
Drumraine Glebe
OD:AL
1836
[Drumraine]
"…a Danish fort."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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