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Drumenny Little, County Tyrone

Origin

Ir. Droim Eanaigh [drim anee] ‘ridge of the marsh’.

Background

11km E of Cookstown

par: Arboe bar: Dungannon Upper

The townland of DRUMENNY (Stewart) is bordered on the east by DRUMENNY (Conyngham) [Dromany 1615].

References

McKay, P. (2007): A Dictionary of Ulster Place-Names, p. 61

Additional Information

(sometimes Drumaney)

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Drummanie1655Civ. Surv. 401
Drumeny1666HMR Tyr. (2) 258
Drumenny Big, Little""1830cOgilby, A. C23
Drumeny little ""the little Hill back of thorns""1830cOgilby, A. C23
Drumimneach mór ""the great bank/back of thorns""1830cOgilby, A. C23
Druim Enna ""Enna''s ridge""1833cJ O'D (OSNB) C23
Drummenny, Little1836OSM v 92
druim eanach1920cTNCT (1st edn) 58
druim eanaigh - Ridge of the marsh1920cTNCT 65
~Droim Eanaigh ""ridge of the marsh""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 61
Barony
Strabane Lower
Parish
Donaghedy
Parish in 1851
Donaghedy
Townland
None
Place name ID
1003
Place name type
T