Information about Derreen L.
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
a small oak wood
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Derrieen Lough Michael Gagan, townland Gilroe
Pike and eel in this lake.
On the South boundary of townland Thoauranny and North boundary townland of Doon, parish of Inchicronan, Co. Clare.
What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
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