N7049 : Castles of Leinster: Donore, Meath

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Tinkerslane, Meath, Ireland

Castles of Leinster: Donore, Meath
Castles of Leinster: Donore, Meath
This round cornered four storey tower has a round stair turret next to the entrance, over which is a projecting machicolation. James McGeoghegan and over forty of his clan, including women and children, were slaughtered by the Cromwellian John Reynolds after the castle's capture in 1650.
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N7049, 3 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 July, 2010
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Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! N 702 497 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.6059N 6:56.5219W
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Irish: geotagged! N 702 497
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