townland
Drom Laighin
genitive: Dhrom Laighin
validated name
(Irish)
Dromline
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

52.4685, -8.08053 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌdromˈlain
C38A
Áit.
1618
Dromlynemobegg
CPR Leathanach: 456b
1654
Drombrine, Dromelyne
CS II Leathanach: 26
1657
Drumbyne
DS
1659
Dromleyney
Cen. Leathanach: 328
c.1660
Dromelyne
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 97
1666-7
Drum Line
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 123
1840
Dromline
BS:AL
1840
Drom laighin
dúch:AL
1840
The Leinster Ridge'
OD:AL
1840
Drom laighin
pl:AL
1989
ˌdrʊmˈləin
Áit.
1989
ˌdromˈləin
Áit.

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