Information about Parkgorriv
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
rough park or field
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Pairc Górriv [crossed out]
Park Gorriv [crossed out] Local [crossed out]
Course Park [crossed out] Tythe Applotment book dated 1825 [crossed out]
It is the property of Martin F. Blake Esq. Ballygloonan [crossed out].
What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
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