civil parishelectoral division
Droim Críche
genitive: Dhroim Críche
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumcreehy
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Hierarchy

county

barony

Centrepoint

53.1169, -9.13845latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1659
Dromcreehy
Cen. Leathanach: 185
1717
Dromcreehy
Inchiquin Leathanach: 1554
1787
Drumkrehy Ch.
c. bf Bishopsquarter
Pelham (Cl)
1787
Drumkrehy Ph.
Pelham (Cl)
1808
Drumkreehy [parish]
Stat. Surv. (Cl) Leathanach: 320
1839
Drumcreehy
"Parish" [dúch];
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1
1839
Drumkreny
Pelham:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1
1839
Drom[e]rrihy
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1
1839
Dromerrihy
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1
1839
Droim críche, 'ridge of the boundary'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1
1839
Drumcreehy
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl023,1

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