R8703 : Castles of Munster: Castle Cooke, Cork (1)

taken 10 years ago, 5 km E of Kilworth, Co Cork, Ireland

Castles of Munster: Castle Cooke, Cork (1)
Castles of Munster: Castle Cooke, Cork (1)
Named after its later owners, the Cookes, it was originally a tower belonging to the Condons having the round cornered design they seemed to have favoured. Of 5 storeys, it lies above the west side of the Araglin River, and has at ground level a guard room with a pit prison below the south end wall.

R8703 : Castles of Munster: Castle Cooke, Cork (2)
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R8703, 2 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings  People, Events  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 8783 0345 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:10.9928N 8:10.7192W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! R 8778 0349
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Castle  Castle Cooke 

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