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The civil parish of Drum is located in the barony of Athlone South in the county of Roscommon. There are 42 townlands in the parish.

The names, translations and meanings on this page are taken from the Placenames Database of Ireland - www.logainm.ie

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As the townland of Clonown is not in the civil parish of Drum, we have a page about Clonown here.
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Official Name (English)Local VariationsName (Irish)Meaning of NameOS Coordinates
Official Name (English)Local VariationsName (Irish)Meaning of NameOS Coordinates
Ardagawna Also known as Rockfield Ard a' Ghamhna Hill of the calf M 99443 40312 
Ardkeenan  Ard Chianáin Keenan's hill M 96683 37190 
Ardnanure  Ard na nIubhar Hill of the yews M 96543 38979 
Belrea  Béal Réidh Mouth of the smooth ford M 97346 38433 
Callowbeg  Calabeag Small callow or holm N 02797 33803 
Carrickynaghtan  Carraig Uí Neachtain O'Naghtan's Rock N 04134 38518 
Carrickynaghtan and Garrynagawna Bog     
Cloonark Clonark Cluain Arc Lawn of the young pigs M 97813 35526 
Cloonboley Clonbulia Cluain Buaile Lawn of the booley or dairy place M 93722 36001 
Cloongowna  Cluain Gamhna Lawn of the calves M 95139 36487 
Cloonillan Clonellan Cluain Oileáin Cloon or lawn of the island M 95139 36487 
Cloonrollagh  Cluain Rollach Lawn of the oak M 96486 39623 
Cornafulla  Corr na Fola Round hill of the blood N 00226 35458 M 99 36 
Crancam  Crann Cam Crooked tree M 99652 39307 
Crannagh  An Chrannach Arborous, abounding in trees N 01273 39592 
Crannagh Beg Crannaghbeg An Chrannach Bheag  N 00229 39976 
Crannagh More Crannaghmore An Chrannach Mhór Great trees N 01174 38894 
Creagh  Críocha Bounds, limits, meres M 98016 40534 
Creggan  Creagan Rocky ground N 01114 35628 
Cregganabeaka  Creagán na Béice Rock of the crying or wailing N 03100 32813 
Cuilglass  Coill Glas Greenwood M 98606 40856 
Cuilleen  Coillín A little wood  
Curraghaleen  Currach a Lín Curragh of the flax, or flax-moor M 96677 40344 
Curraghnaboll  Currach na bPoll Moor of the holes N 02160 32449 
Curryroe  Currach Ruadh Red moor M 98207 38328 
Dooghan Doohan Dúchan Blackish land M 96440 34918 
Drum  An Droim Ridge M 97561 38810 
Drumlosh  Droim Glaise Ridge of the flame N 00370 33120 
Garrynagawna Gorry / Gorrynagowna Garthaidh na nGamhna Garden of the calves N 01294 37622 
Inchinalee  Inse na Laogh Island of the calves N 03799 32650 
Johnstown Demense Johnstown Baile Sheáin Johnstown  
Keeloges  Caológ Narrow ridge or strip of land N 00095 38208 
Keelty  Caoilte Woods N 00562 38109 
Kilmocolmock Kilmacormack Cill Mo-Cholmóg St Mocholmoge's church M 98922 38252 
Lisdillure  Lios Duilleabhair Fort of the foliage M 99311 37732 
Mihanboy Meehanbee An Meathán Buí Yellow meadow M 98789 39679 
Moynure  Magh an Iúbhair Field of the yew M 99998 37559 
Newtown  An Baile Nua Newtown M 96167 38376 
Taduff East  Teagh Dubh Black house M 98031 39264 
Taduff West  Teagh Dubh Black house M 97689 39657 
Taylorstown  Baile an Tailliúraigh Taylorstown N 01278 36532 
Thomastown Demense Thomastown Baile Thomáis Thomastown M 95065 35175 
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Subpages (1): Clonown