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Welcome To Dromana 800

Welcome To Dromana 800

    Nature of event: A celebration of the FitzGerald family: 1215 -2015 Where: Dromana, Villierstown in West Waterford When: Thursday July 2nd to Sunday July 5th 2015 Cost: Weekend Ticket: € 199.00 (See below) Further information: Dromana 800 ; Homepage From Thursday July 2nd to Sunday July 5th 2015 we will celebrate 24 generations of the FitzGerald family at Dromana, … Continue reading

The Settlements and Names of Dromana

The Settlements and Names of Dromana

Many of the residents of Dromana on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, believed that their town was named after a town in Ireland. Strictly speaking this is untrue though understandable…. Some people believed that this Dromana is named after one or the other of two towns named ‘Dromore’ in Northern Ireland – County Down or County Tyrone. This is also incorrect, though interesting. Continue reading