townland
Droim Fallach
genitive: Dhroim Fallach
validated name
(Irish)
Drumfaldra
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

54.1036, -6.92932latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1607
Dromfallagh
Mon. Div. Leathanach: 177
1610
Drumfallagh
CPR Leathanach: 171
1641
Dromfallragh
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 115 C I
1655
Drumfalleagh
DS
1660c
Drumfaleagh
BSD (Mu) Leathanach: 113
1685
Dromfalla
Hib. Del.
1720
Drumfallagh
CGn. Leathanach: 28.356.17881
1724
Drumfallagh
CGn. Leathanach: 40.520.27212
1747
Drumphalraght
CGn. Leathanach: 129.417.87594
1752
Drumfaltragh
CGn. Leathanach: 154.565.106077
1761
Drumfalraght
CGn. Leathanach: 209.396.138930
1762
Drumphalaraght
CGn. Leathanach: 213.545.142669
1776
Drumfalrough
Rel. Cen.
1779
Drumfoldra
Dartree Est. Leathanach: 18
1787
Dromfalragh otherwise Dromfallagh otherwise Dromfaltragh
CGn. Leathanach: 386.63.254524
1793
Drumfaldragh
McCrea Map
1835
Drumfaldragh alias Drumfaldra
Vaughan, G., agent: AL
1835
Drumfoldra
BS:AL
1835
Drumfáldra
OD:AL
1835
druim falrath, ridge of the hedged fort
OD:AL

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