Information about Derrygowna Road

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Derrygowna Road
Irish Form of Name:
Doire Gamhna
oak wood of the milch cows
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Derrygowna Road
Doire Gamhna
Derragowna Road Local
Only a path from hill to hill. A mere path, broken up, not inserted on plan.
An old road leading from Oughterard to Clifden. It is now almost imperceptible none of it to be recognized but from Leam to Illeny and from Ard? to Lurgan.