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St A., 504 ac., pop. 961; St N., 625 ac., pop. 1414; St
P., 450 ac., pop. 858.

Droin .1 See also Drum .

Dront, par. and vil., mid. co. Tipperary, 2 miles SW.
of Templemore, 4480 ac., pop. 675.

Dronia, loch, Ross-shire, 16 m. NW. of Garve ry. sta.

Dromaglt, vil., 5 m. SAV. of Kanturk, co. Cork; P.O.

Dromagbadonc, 3 m. from Dromore, co. Down; P.O.

Dromabair, ry. sta., 8 miles SW. of Manor Hamil-
ton, co. Leitrim; P.O., T.o. See

Dromana, seat, 3 m. S. of Cappoquin, co. Waterford.

Dromanby, Great, and Dromanby, Little, 2 ham-
lets, 2 miles SW. of Stokesley, North-Riding Yorkshire.

Dronianeen, demesne, with ruins of castle, 2 miles
W. of Mallow, co. Cork.

Droinanna, seat (old fortress of the Desmonds), 3
miles SE. of Lismore, co. Waterford; the mansion is
surrounded by Dromanna Forest.

Drontara, par. and vil., mid. co. Down, 6 miles SE.
of Dromore—par., 14,168 ac., pop. 221; P.O., 1 Bank.

Dromard, par., NW. co. Sligo, 7 miles W. of Bally-
sadarery. sta., 7422 ac. pop. 1228; P.O.

Dronicollilier, par. and vil., S. co. Limerick, 10
miles SE. of Newcastle and 10 miles W. of Charleville
junc.—par., 4846 ac. pop. 1297; vil., pop. 633; P.O.,
T.o., called Dramcolloglier, 1 Bank.

Dromdaleague, par., S. co. Cork (containing Drimo-
league with ry. sta., 10 miles SE. of Bantry), 18,708
ac., pop. 3268.

Dromdeely, par., co. Limerick. See Tomdeely.

Drouidowney, par., N. co. Cork, 3 miles NAV. of
Mallow, 659 ac., pop. 53.

Dromgoolestown, vil., 3 miles SAV. of Castle Bel-
lingham, mid. co. Louth.

Dromin.—par., S. co. Limerick, 2 miles SW. of
Bruff, 4005 ac., pop. 500.—2. Dromin, par. and vil.,

S. co. Louth, 3 miles NW. of Dunleer, 2021 ac., pop.
334; P.O.

Dromina, vil., Shandrum par., N. co. Cork, 7 miles
SW. of Charleville ry. sta., pop. 172; P.O.

Dromineer, par., N. co. Tipperary, on Lough Derg,
6 miles NW. of Nenagh, 1739 ac., pop. 258; P.O.

Dromiskin, par. and vil., mid. co. Louth, 2 miles
N. of Castlebellingham ry. sta.—par., 5322 ac., pop.
1513; vil., pop. 134; P.O.

Dromkeen, par. andry. sta., N. co. Limerick, 4 miles
NW. of Pallas-Grean, 859 ac., pop. 167; P.O.; contains
Dromkeen House, 1 mile W. of sta.

Dromleigii, school, Kilmichael par., co. Cork.

Drommaliane, 4 miles from Mallow, co. Cork; P.O.

Dromod.—par., SW. co. Kerry, on river Inny, 6
miles SE. of Cahersiveen, 48,325 ac., pop. 4366.—2.
Dromod, vil. with ry. sta., Annaduff par., S. co.
Leitrim, 5 miles SAV. of Mohill; P.O., T.O.

Dromoland Castle, seat, 2 miles NE. of Newmarket,
co. Clare.

Dromore, ry. sta., 44 miles NE. of Creetown, SAV.

Dromore.—market town, par., and township with
ry. sta., W. co. Down, on river Lagan, 17 miles SW. of
Belfast and 115 miles N. of Dublin—par., 20,475 ac.,
pop. 10,799; township, 258 ac., pop. 2491; P.O., T.o.,
2 Banks. Market-day,
Saturday; has linen mfrs. The
see of D. was united with Down in 1842. The cathedral
contains the tomb of Bishop Jeremy Taylor (1613-1667).
—2. Dromore, school, Muckno par., co. Monaghan.—

3. Dromore, par. and vil., W. co. Tyrone, 2 miles N.
of Dromore Road ry. sta.—par., 25,493 ac., pop. 5878 ;
vil., pop. 625 ; P.O., T.o. Market-day,

Dromore, AVest, vil., 16 miles W. of Ballysadare ry.
sta., NAV. co. Sligo; P.O.

Dromore Castle.—seat, 6 miles SW. of Kenmare,
co. Kerry.—2. Dromore Castle, seat of the Earl of
Limerick, N. co. Limerick; post-town, Pallaskenry.

Dromore Honse, 54 miles N. of Ennis, co. Clare.

Dromore lload, sta. on Great Northern Ry., 2miles

S. of Dromore, W. co. Tyrone.

Dromtariff, par., N. co. Cork, on river Blackwater,
4 miles SW. of Kanturk, 15,224 ac., pop. 2862.

Dron.—par., in co. and 54 miles SE. of Perth, 41S8

Gazetteer of the British Isles, Statistical and Topographical, by John Bartholomew, F.R.G.S.

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