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Omagh T., County Tyrone

Origin

Background

References

Additional Information

T.; the modern town of Omagh extends into Cappagh

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
An O/maigh "" the untilled plain""1999Cel. Ulst. Tds 13
An Omaigh ""the virgin plain""2002Culture NI PNN PMcK/JP
Barony
Omagh East
Parish
Drumragh
Parish in 1851
Drumragh
Townland
None
Place name ID
4732
Place name type
M:V:Y