townland
Droim Saileach (Parker)
genitive: Dhroim Saileach (Parker)
(Irish)
Drumsillagh or Sallybank (Parker)
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge
sail, saileach
English willow-(tree)

Centrepoint

52.7674, -8.62563 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

g.d.
Druimsoithle
AID Leathanach: 44
g.d.
druimsoithle(adh?)
RIA 23 N 12
AID Leathanach: 23 N 12, 175
c.1600
Drumsilla
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 77
1624
Dromsellagh
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1.24
1632
Dromsillagh
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.280
1633-1634
Dromsallagh
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.289
1633-1634
Dromseyllagh
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.285
1659
Dromsallagh
Cen. Leathanach: 172
1685
Drumsillagh
Hib. Del.
1719
Drumsallagh, Dromsallagh
CGn. Leathanach: 23.399.13245
1724
Drumsellagh
in Parish of Killseily
CGn. Leathanach: 44.10.27318
1724
Drumsellagh (in P. of Killseily)
CGn. Leathanach: 44.10.27318
1761
Dromsillagh otherwise called Sallybank
CGn. Leathanach: 215.85.140892
1787
Drumsilla
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Sallybank Merritt, Sallybank Parker
Inhabs.:AL
1839
Drimsellagh & Sallybank Merritt
Inhabs.:AL
1839
Drom saileach
OD:AL
1839
drom sailleach
pl:AL

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