Drumcree, County Westmeath

Druim Criadh (anglicised as Drumcree) is a small village in County Westmeath in Ireland on the R395 regional road. This village is part of St Mary's Parish, Collinstown, and a sister parish of St Feichin's, Fore.

Druim Criadh

Drumcree
Town
Entering Druim Criadh, facing west towards Granard
Druim Criadh
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°38′50″N 7°12′30″W
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CountyCounty Westmeath
Elevation
118 m (387 ft)
Population
 (2006)
  Urban
326
  Rural
355
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
  Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))
Irish Grid ReferenceN500673
Websitewww.westmeathcoco.ie

The village is situated upon a crossroads, fringes parts of the Barbavilla Bog, the Glackstown Bog, and Mullacruaigh bog, all of which have been harvested for winter fuel for generations by the neighbouring communities.


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