townland
Glacán na Darach
genitive: Ghlacán na Darach
(Irish)
Glackaunadarragh
(English)

Glossary

dair, darú
English oak

Centrepoint

54.12, -8.17022 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Glacán na Darach = Hollow of the oakwood"
Nóta
1655
(Clumorgill)
DS
1731
Glockandarragh
CGn. Leathanach: 67.455.46765
1802
Glackandara
Stat. Survey (Li) Leathanach: 2
1817
Gluckanadarra
Larkin
1834?
Glackandarra
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs (60:16/8)
1834?
Glackanadarragh
TAB Leathanach: 51, 53 (60:16/8)
1836
Gluckawnadarragh
BS:AL
1836
Gluckaunadarragh
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Glaca//n: na darach
pron.:AL
1836
Glaiceán: na darach,
'hollow of the oak'
OD:AL
1836
Glackaunadarragh
OD:AL

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