Dartree

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Dartree

Dartraí (Irish)
Sovereign stateRepublic of Ireland
CountyMonaghan
Area
 • Total241.23 km2 (93.14 sq mi)

Dartree (Irish: Dartraí) is a barony in County Monaghan, Republic of Ireland.

Etymology[edit]

Dartree is known in Irish as Dartraí from the ancient kingdom Dartraighe, named after the n-Dartraighi or Dairtre people.[1]

Location[edit]

Dartree is found in west County Monaghan.

Dartree barony is bordered to the northeast by Monaghan; to the southeast by Cremorne (both the preceding are also in County Monaghan); to the west by Clankelly, County Fermanagh; and to the south by Tullygarvey, County Cavan.

List of settlements[edit]

Below is a list of settlements in Dartree barony:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Críoch Mhúrn/Cremorne". logainm.ie. 15 May 2014. Retrieved 6 February 2015.