Author Topic: Linguistic History Of Northern Irish Placenames  (Read 135 times)

stickleback

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Linguistic History Of Northern Irish Placenames
« on: January 28, 2020, 01:08:59 AM »


Interesting read.

For starters, who knew that 12 streets in Belfast are named after horses, specifically Derby Winners  :D

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-47946294

James James

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Re: Linguistic History Of Northern Irish Placenames
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2020, 03:10:19 AM »
VERY interesting and historically and socially informative topic and project.      http://www.placenamesni.org/