civil parish townland monument
Droim Leathan
genitive: Dhroim Leathan
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumlane
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.0928, -7.47601 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1409
Augustinian prior and convent of St. Mary's Drumleachan ... the perpetual vicarage of St. Medocius's, Drumlechen,
CPL
1431
Droimleathan, Druimleathan
VIII 378-386
CPL
1436-7
St. Modocius, Druymleathan
CPL
1836
Drumlane
Printed List 1790:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Dromlahen
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Drumlane
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Druim Leathan
ARÉ:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Druim leathan, 'broad ridge'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Drumlane
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Druim le tonn
"Francis Kennedy of Killycar aged 82 years" [dúch+pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
[Drumlane]
"Steeple" [Desc. Rem.]; "Built for a bellfry. Mogue is the patron saint" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Drumlane
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Drumlane
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca019,1
1836
Druim Leathan, 'Dorsum Latum'
LSO Leathanach: 3/4, Dáta: 14 Bealtaine

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