townland
Dúchoill
genitive: Dhúchoille
validated name
(Irish)
Dovehill
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
dubh, dú-, duí-
English black

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.1536, -7.77699 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1569
Dughill
F Leathanach: 1419
1612
Doughill
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1612
Duttchill, castle and land of
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1634
Donghill
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 26 C I
1655-7
Doghill
DS
1660c
Doughill
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 12
1837
Dove Hill
BM:AL
1837
Dove Hill
BS:AL
1837
Dove Hill
CM:AL
1837
Dove Hill
Drumcullen Map:AL
1837
Dove Hill
HCER 1826:AL

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