Landed Estates
NUI Galway


Townland Trabolgan
Civil Parish Trabolgan
PLU Middleton
DED Corkbeg 257
County Cork
Barony Imokilly
Description Home of the Roche family for over three centuries. Held by Edmund Burke Roche in the mid 19th century and valued at £100. In 1912 acquired by the Clarke family, owners of the tobacco company in Bristol, manufacturers of Players cigarettes. Owned by the Clarkes until the 1940s when purchased by the Land Commission. The Irish Tourist Association survey noted that it was for sale in 1942. The house was demolished in 1982 and the demesne is now an activity holiday centre, see
Trabolgan triumphal arch (
Trabolgan (Cork City Libraries, Hodges Photographs,

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