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The Place-Names of Derry City

Comer, Neil (2013) The Place-Names of Derry City. Teanga CIC, Maghera. Maghera. 32 pp [Book (authored)]

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The proliferation of place-names associated with Derry (Doire Calgach, Doire Colmcille, Derry and Londonderry) speaks to the citys antiquity and its crucial role in Irish carthography, dinnsheanchas, topographical, loco-descriptive literature. In this booklet, Niall Comer discusses the townland names of the Citys Parishes of Templemore and Clondermot, which have both survived and been defined by successive settlements, invasions, conquests, reconquests, plantations which have defined the region

Item Type:Book (authored)
Keywords:Irish Place-names; Derry; Doire; Irish toponymy
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
ID Code:35152
Deposited By: Mr Neil Comer
Deposited On:25 Apr 2018 10:50
Last Modified:25 Apr 2018 10:50

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