townland
An Droim Mór
genitive: an Droma Mhóir
(Irish)
Dromore
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.0765, -8.26675latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1633–6
Drommore
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 185
1749
Dumore
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 506
1819
Drimmore
Larkin (Sl)
1824
Drummore
TAB
1836
Drumore
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl035,33
1836
Drummore
CM:AL
1836
One fort stands at the north end of the townland
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Dromore
OD:AL
1836
Druim mór “great ridge”
OD:AL
1836
Druim mór
pl:AL
1938
Droim Mór
Elphin PN

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