townland
Droim Chagaidh
genitive: Dhroim Chagaidh
validated name
(Irish)
Drumcoggy Mountain
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.6758, -9.3836latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Archival records

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Historical references

1610
Droimiechaggye
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.55
1666
Drumcagh, and Gortnaldruk
L. Blosse Papers Leathanach: 175 §55
1684
Drumhagh alias Drumchagggy
L. Blosse Papers Leathanach: 178 §60
1700
Drumhagh alias Drumhagy
L. Blosse Papers Leathanach: 180 §62
1830
Drimcoggey
Bald Leathanach: 18
1830
Drimcoggy
L. Blosse Maps
1830
Drimcoggy
TAB Leathanach: §34
1838
Drimcogg
GJP 1837:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Drimcoggey
CM:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Drimcoggey
BM:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Drimcoggy Mountain
Pasley, Rev. H.:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Druim cagaidh, 'ridge of the war'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Drumcoggy &c
OD:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
[Drumcoggy Mountain]
"This townland is common to the tenants of townlands Taunagh alias Drimcoggy West and Shanwalliaard alias Drumcoggy East" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME030,23
1838
Drimcoggy Mountain
["Mountain" scriosta amach];
BS:AL Leathanach: ME030,23

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