Dromod

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Dromod
Dromad
Town
Dromod is located in Ireland
Dromod
Dromod
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°52′00″N 7°55′00″W / 53.8667°N 7.9167°W / 53.8667; -7.9167Coordinates: 53°52′00″N 7°55′00″W / 53.8667°N 7.9167°W / 53.8667; -7.9167
Country Ireland
Province Connacht
County County Leitrim
Elevation 282 m (925 ft)
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)
Irish Grid Reference N055907

Dromod (Irish: Dromad) is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland. Dromod (the Ridge) is a noted fishing village on Loughs Bofin and Boderg, which are threaded by the River Shannon. Built along the River Shannon, this is a Tidy Towns winner with a lovely harbour area which is very popular with cruiser traffic. The Bog Oak water feature in the centre of the village is entitled 'The Weeping Tree' and was made by a local craftsman from a piece of bog oak which was found nearby.

Demographics[edit]

Between 2002 and 2006 the population of Dromod increased from 511 to 700 while 891 were listed on the census for 2011.

Dromod railway station[edit]

Dromod Railway Station

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Dromod station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-05.