townland
Doirín an Locha
genitive: Dhoirín an Locha
validated name
(Irish)
Derrinlough
(English)

Glossary

English lake; inlet
English little oak-wood

Explanatory note

  • English

    the little (oak-)wood of the lake

Centrepoint

53.1789, -7.87199latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1550
Incheloghcowyr, Killene-ne-killen & Ballyknawe
Offaly Survey
1612
Driniloghae
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
Inchloughcurry, le Porte al'
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
Inshyloghcurrae al' Port, castle and 2 carucat'
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
le Porte al' Inchloughcurry, le Porte, Portlogh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
Port, Inshyloghcurrae al'
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1622
Derrynloghy
CPR Leathanach: 525
1622
Port & Doorus
CPR Leathanach: 540
1634
Derrinloghy
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 28 C I
1634
Port & Doores
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 28 C I
1640c
Derrinloghy
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 54 C I
1640c
Port & Doorus
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 54 C I
1655-7
Derrinlogha
DS
1659
Dwinlogh
Cen. Leathanach: 446
1660c
Derrinlogha
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 11
1685
Derrinlogha
Hib. Del.
1837
Derrinlough
BM:AL
1837
Derrinlough
Bog Rep. 1810: AL
1837
Derrinlough
BS:AL
1837
Derrinleagh
CM:AL
1837
Derrinlogh
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Dernlough
HCER 1826:AL
1837
Derrinlough
Eglish Map:AL
1837
Drynagh
Derrinlogh Map:AL
1837
Derrinlough
Murtagh, Rev.:AL
1837
Doire an Locha
OD:AL
1837
Derrinlogh
S&V:AL

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