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Drumadarragh, County Tyrone

Origin

Droim na Darach ‘ridge of the oak tree’

Background

References

KM (2010)

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Dromnedarragh1609Esch. Co. Map 18 Clogher
Dirmunddagragh1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $8 Car. I
Dromnedareagh1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $8 Car. I
Dromnedclagh1629Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $8 Car. I
Drommedardagh 2 balliboes1639Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) $47 Car. I
Drumdaragh1655cCiv. Surv. iii 313
~Druim darach - ridge of oaks1913Joyce iii 313
~druim darach - Ridge of the oak wood1920cTNCT (1st edn) 34
~druim na darach - Ridge of the oak wood1920cTNCT 14
Barony
Clogher
Parish
Errigal Trough
Parish in 1851
Errigal Trough
Townland
None
Place name ID
20733
Place name type
T