Landed Estates
NUI Galway


The Ordnance Survey field name books suggest that the Trumble family leased the lands at Old Rock from the Parke family .McTernan states that the family were descendents of a Cromwellian soldier who settled in the Kilmorgan area. In June 1855 Mary Trumble, a widow and Mary Trumble, spinster, offered for sale their property at Kilmorgan, barony of Corran, county Sligo. This property was purchased by members of the Duke family.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Old Rock Shancarrigeen or Old Rock Cloonoghill Tobercurry Cloonoghil 79 Corran Sligo OSI Ref: G630139
OS Sheet: 33 (house not marked)
Discovery map: 25

Archival sources

  • Grazing Book, Old Rock estate, 1898-1924. Robinson Collection. ; Sligo County Library
  • Rental of Trumble estate, 1864-86. Robinson Collection. ; Sligo County Library
  • Encumbered Estates’ Court Rentals (O’Brien), Trumble, 19 June 1855, Vol 35, MRGS 39/016, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources