Drumnakilly


Drumnakilly

Drumnakilly (from Irish: Druim na Coille, meaning "ridge of the wood")[1] is a small village and townland between Carrickmore and Omagh in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. In the 2001 Census it had a population of 114 people. It lies within the Omagh District Council area.

History

The Troubles

References

  1. ^ Placenames NI

Coordinates: 54°36′14″N 7°10′08″W / 54.60389°N 7.16889°W / 54.60389; -7.16889


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