townland
Droim Oilche (Westby)
genitive: Dhroim Oilche
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumellihy (Westby)
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

52.7332, -9.44508latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1624
Dromelly
Jac. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.29
1626
Dromelhye
Car. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.159
1626
Dromellhie
Car. I
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.158
1627
Dromelehy
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.173
?1629
Drom Ilhine
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.148
1657
Drumelihie
DS (Cl)
1659
Dromellighy
Cen. Leathanach: 184
c.1660
Dromelihy
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 373
1666
Dromelahy or Dromelihy
ASE Leathanach: 87 §18
1677
Drumlihy
ASE Leathanach: 235 §33
1685
Drumelihir [sic]
Hib. Del.
1761
Drimelie
Inchiquin Leathanach: 594, l. 182
1787
Dromelyhy
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Drummellahy Westby
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Dromelyhy
CM:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Drimelihy
Map of Property 1838:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Dromelihy
Jury Panel 1807:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Druim eillighthe
"Druim Eillighthe, from Druim, back or ridge of a hill, and eillighthe, stocked, or abounding in flocks' [OD Nóta];
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Drumellihy &c
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Dromellihy
Jury Panel 1825:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Drimelhy
Kelly, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
Druím Eill[.]th
Glanta:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25
1839
[Drumellihy (Westby)]
"The property of Nicholas Westby Esqr" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl079,25

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