S1452 : Castles of Munster: Moycarkey, Tipperary (1)

taken 11 years ago, near to Horse and Jockey, Tipperary, Ireland

Castles of Munster: Moycarkey, Tipperary (1)
Castles of Munster: Moycarkey, Tipperary (1)
This five storey tower is located about a mile to the northwest of the town of Horse & Jockey set within a large rectangular bawn. There is a circular bartizan on the SW corner, and a box machicolation is set high up over the entrance. In 1640 the castle was held by William Cantwell. The bawn still has its two three storey high circular flankers at the NE and SW corners.

S1452 : Castles of Munster: Moycarkey, Tipperary (2)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Sunday, 18 October, 2009
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! S 1448 5275 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:37.5712N 7:47.2142W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! S 14487 52759
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