townland
Doire an Mhuilinn
genitive: Dhoire an Mhuilinn
validated name
(Irish)
Millgrove
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket
English mill

Explanatory note

  • English

    the oak-wood of the mill

  • English

    the (oak-)grove of the mill

Centrepoint

53.2161, -7.10217latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1550
Dyrrynemollen
Offaly Survey
1551
Dyrrenmollen
F Leathanach: 732
1552
Dyrrynmollen
F Leathanach: 1144
1558c
Dirrimowlen and the two Brakkans
P.R.O.L. Leathanach: 63/7
1563c
Balimolin
Cotton Map
1564
Derrymollen
F Leathanach: 589
c1564
derrymolyn
Survey
1569
Dyrenimooly
F Leathanach: 1387
1570c
Dermollen
Lythe map
1576
Derrymollen
F Leathanach: 2909
1576
Dirrenemullin
F Leathanach: 2765
1584
Derrevolene
F Leathanach: 4400
1603
Dirremolen
F Leathanach: 6777
1620
Derrymollen
CPR Leathanach: 490
1624
Derinvoller
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 21 J I
1626
Derremullen
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 C I
1659
Derymullin
Cen. Leathanach: 437
1660c
Derrymollen
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 16
1666
Derrymullin
ASE Leathanach: 64
1783
Millgrove
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1837
Mill Grove
BS:AL
1837
Mill Grove
CM:AL
1837
Derry Mullen
Co. Schedule:AL
1837
Milgrove
HCER 1826:AL
1837
Mill Grove
Joly Map:AL

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