Drimoleague

Drimoleague
Droim Dhá Liag
Village
Drimoleague
Drimoleague
Location in Ireland

Coordinates: 51°39′35″N 09°15′39″W / 51.65972°N 9.26083°W / 51.65972; -9.26083Coordinates: 51°39′35″N 09°15′39″W / 51.65972°N 9.26083°W / 51.65972; -9.26083

Country Ireland
Province Munster
County County Cork
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Drimoleague (historically Drumdalege, Irish: Droim Dhá Liag, meaning "ridge of two stones")[1] is a village[2] on the R586 regional road at its junction with the R593 in County Cork, Ireland. It lies roughly halfway between the towns of Dunmanway and Bantry. It is within the parish of Dromdaleague.

History


Drimoleague was founded in and around 1851 in the townland of Baurnahulla, after a station (surviving building shown right) on the Cork, Bandon and South Coast Railway was built there.

References

External links

  • Drimoleague Walkways
  • Drimoleague.com
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