Dungannon in County Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Derryadd meaning the long oak wood indicates that this inter-drumlin lake was once fringed by trees. The trees are gone and the lake has reduced in size during the last century. The rise and fall of water levels is a natural process which in recent times has been exacerbated by human activity including the lowering of Lough Neagh which lies approximately 1 mile to the north.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Features • Parks & Recreational Areas.
Location. 54° 29.171′ N, 6° 35.172′ W. Marker is in Dungannon, Northern Ireland, in County Armagh. Marker can be reached from Derryhubbert Road, half a kilometer west of Derrylileagh Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Derryhubbert Road, Dungannon, Northern Ireland BT71 6NW, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trackways (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Logboats (approx. half a kilometer away); World Wars Memorial (approx. 8.1 kilometers away); R.J. Patterson (approx. 15.8 kilometers away); South African Campaign MemorialJohn Nichol (approx. 15.8 kilometers away); Brian Boroimhe (Brian Boru) (approx. 16 kilometers away); St. Patrick's Cathedral Crypt (approx. 16 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dungannon.
More about this marker. Marker can be easily accessed from the Derryladd Lough entrance to Peatlands Park.
Located about 0.5 mile along the lake walk trail.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2022. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2022, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2022, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.
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