W9072 : Castles of Munster: Coppingerstown, Cork (1)

taken 10 years ago, near to Ballynacorra, Co Cork, Ireland

Castles of Munster: Coppingerstown, Cork (1)
Castles of Munster: Coppingerstown, Cork (1)
The four storey high SW corner is all that remains of a tower originally built probably by either the FitzGeralds or the Cotter family. It was later held by the Coppingers.

2022 Update: What remained of the tower collapsed into a heap of rubble some time before 2016: LinkExternal link

W9072 : Castles of Munster: Coppingerstown, Cork (2)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 10 October, 2013   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 26 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings  People, Events  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 9029 7205 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:54.0643N 8:8.5077W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! W 9028 7204
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Castle  Coppingerstown 

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