townland
Carraig an Tancardaigh
genitive: Charraig an Tancardaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Tankardsrock
(English)

Glossary

English rock

Centrepoint

54.0132, -6.46126 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1383
Thomas Tankard of Castletoun
Dowd. D Leathanach: 288
1614
Tankardstock
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 6 Jac.I
1627
Tankardston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 10 Car.I
1633
Tankardston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 24 Car.I
1655
Tankards Roulk
DS
1658
Tankerdrocke (P. Dundalk)
Inq. LP Leathanach: 34
1659
Tankardsrocke
Cen. Leathanach: 466
1664
Tankerdsrocke
HMR (Lú) Leathanach: 7:511
1670c
Tankardsrouk (P. Dundalke)
BSD Leathanach: 235
1683
Tankardsrouk
Hib. Del.
1777
Tankers Rock
TS
1836
Tankardsrock
TS
1836
carraic a tancardaigh, a man's name
pl:AL
1836
Tankard is a family name
OD:AL

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