townland
Doire
genitive: Dhoire
(Irish)
Derry
(English)

Glossary

English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Centrepoint

54.3988, -8.50333 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1682c
Dery
Inq.(Sl) Leathanach: 32
1713
Derymunygule
CGn. Leathanach: 12.7.4263
1732
Derry
CGn. Leathanach: 68.526.49387
1806
Derry
CGn. Leathanach: 587120.3969
1813‒4
Derry
LN Leathanach: 16 F 17 5
1819
Derry
Larkin (Sl)
1830
Derry
TAB
1836
Derry
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl004,18
1836
Derry
BM:AL
1836
there are four forts, 3 of which are in the arable ground near the centre of the townland and one near its eastern boundary”
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
D[.]ary ‘D[.]ary half qr of same i.e. of Monydowat’
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Derrie[.]n als.Derrynerin als.Derryan Irin?
Grant, C. II:AL
1836
Derry
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Doire “an oak wood”
OD:AL
1836
Derry
OD:AL
1836
Derryerin als.Derrynerin als.Derryan Irin als.Derrin Irrin als.Derry arran?
Part.1686:AL
1836
Derry “half quarter of Derry called Moneydoelt &c”
Part.1686:AL
1836
Derry
Prop. Map:AL
1836
Derry
Tithe Bk (Hest [Hess], Rev. C.):AL
1850
Derry
CGn. Leathanach: 1850.3.117.79
1938
Doire
Elphin PN

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