Polcoverack (EN) / Pollkovrek (KW)

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Elements: 

Kovrek

Meaning: 
?Obscure

poll

Meaning: 
pool
Elements notes: 
<poll> ‘pool, pit’ + <Kovrek> obscure – see Coverack
Historic forms: 
Polcoverack 1748 (Gover, 1948) (Martyn, 1748) Polcoverack 1842 (TA, 1842) Polcoverack Downs 1842 (TA, 1842) Polcoverack Downs at Rack Rent 1842 (TA, 1842) Polcoverack 1856 (OS, 1856) Polcoverack 1884 (7 tenements)(Symons, 1884) Little Polcoverack 1888 (OS, 1888) Polcoverack 1888 (OS, 1888) Polcoverack 1908 (OS, 1908) Little Polcoverack 1908 (OS, 1908) Corn Mill [@ Polcoverack] 1908 (OS, 1908) Polcoverack Gate 1909 (Mitchell, 1909) Polcoverack 1948 (Gover, 1948) Polcoverack 1974 (OS, 1974) Polcoverack Farm 2016 (OS, 2016)