townland
Páirc na Tulchann
genitive: Pháirc na Tulchann
validated name
(Irish)
Tolka Park
(English)

Glossary

English field

Historical references

1339-40
Tulken
Reg. St. Mary's Leathanach: 1/292
1613
the river Tolchie
CPR Leathanach: 263
1619
(?) rivul de Tulchi
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 38 J I
1776c.
aquan Tulken
Reg. St. Mary's Leathanach: 1 81
1837
Tolka Park
BS:AL
1837
or Tul-chaoin, pleasant or beautiful hill
OD:AL
1837
Tulchain, a hill
OD:AL

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