Information about Doorus
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
black point or black wood
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Ph. Doorus By. Surveyors Sketch Map
Ph. Durus Carlisles Topl. Dictionary
Dorrefae Inq. Temp. Eliz.
Ph. Durus Mr. John Bell, Barony Constable
Ph. Durus Printed List of Parishes
Ph. Durris & Durus Printed List of Townlands
Kinvarra Doorus in Parish Book
Parish of Doorus, Barony of Kiltartan, Diocese of Clonfert and Kilmacduagh, County Galway, 8½ miles N. West of Gort Town and situate upon Galway Bay.
In the South West of the County Galway, and Barony of Kiltartan, length from East to West – statute miles; breadth from North to South miles.
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