S4747 : Castles of Leinster: Burnchurch, Kilkenny

taken 11 years ago, near to Burnchurch, Ovenstown and Seven Houses Cross Roads, Kilkenny, Ireland

Castles of Leinster: Burnchurch, Kilkenny
Castles of Leinster: Burnchurch, Kilkenny
This is a 15c or 16c castle built by the Burnchurch branch of the Fitzgerald family, and occupied until 1817. It once had a walled courtyard or bawn, of which a 41 foot high circular tower still remains.
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Date Taken
Monday, 8 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 July, 2009
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! S 4767 4736 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:34.5515N 7:17.8551W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! S 47670 47368
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