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Throughout the turbulent medieval period the Mac Gilla Mo-Cholmoc clan managed to cling to their castle, village and lands at Rathdown, interacting successfully with the evil Diarmuid Mac Murrough, Strongbow, kings Henry II, Henry III and Henry VIII, and the powerful Fitzgerald family.

Later, as Charles Tarrant revitalised the design of Georgian Dublin, the influential La Touche family set about building Greystones, Delgany, Luggala and Marlay...