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An Tulachán
genitive: an Tulacháin
(Irish)
Tullaghan
(English)

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54.4719, -8.32062latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
"Cf. Mu, La, RC, Sl, IM "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Tulachán = A small hill. The term is sometimes applied to the top of gently rising ground. It is within a few miles of Bundoran. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Cairn. In an undulating landscape (18). Standing stone. Towards the top of a rise close to the sea (24). Linear earthwork. On a low rise S of the Drowes River and immediately N of the Road (38). Enclosure (possible). On top of a prominent hillock (160). "
Nóta
1660c
Tulcha
BSD Leathanach: 38
1661
?Tullychallan
Inq. Leathanach: 185
1668
Tulchan alias Julyan
ASE Leathanach: 173:29:00
1685
Tulchan
Hib. Del.
1726
Tullaghan
CGn. Leathanach: 51.5.32568
1802
Tullaghan
Stat. Survey (Li) Leathanach: 113, 114, 115
1817
Tullaghan
Larkin
1836
Tullaghan
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Tullaghan
'the mount of ducks'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Tullaghan
White, S.:AL
1836
Tullaghan
CM:AL
1836
Tullachán
pl:AL
1836
Tulachán:
'a hillock'
OD:AL
1836
Tullaghan
OD:AL

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