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Ballydrain

The townland of Ballydrain is so much better than it sounds.  For a start, the name does not come from a drain.  It is an English translation of the Irish… 212 more words

Townlands

Secrets Malibu Sunny SoCal ProWeave Beach comber Bag

Looking at the listings online is the first step towards obtaining real estate in Malibu. The homes are usually listed showing a photo of the exterior of the home. 318 more words

Ringcreevy

Ringcreevy is on the edge of Strangford Lough, between Comber and Newtownards.  My photos start in the lough itself, with the birds.  Twenty thousand Pale-Bellied Brent Geese arrive here every winter, flying in from Canada via Greenland and Iceland.  375 more words

Townlands

Miss Comber Fair Grace Mullen to compete at Canadian National Exhibition

Grace Mullen was four years old when she went out in her pink rubber boots to hoe a field for the first time.

Her mother momentarily panicked when she couldn’t see her daughter who had fallen asleep between the rows of soybeans. 406 more words

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Edward COMBER vs Edward COMER

For such a long time, I have been looking into the COMBER family in NSW.

I was so happy to find a lot of information on the internet about the man my 2Greats Grandmother, Elizabeth Mackie (also Mackay, McKay, McGee – lots of variations) married in 1851, in Sydney, New South Wales. 387 more words

Genealogy

Unicarval

Unicarval is a townland in County Down, spreading over farmland on the hillside below Scrabo, between Dundonald and Comber.

For me, Unicarval feels like a piece in a jigsaw, because it fits between… 124 more words

Townlands