M8895 : Castles of Connacht: Canbo, Roscommon (1)

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Croghan, Co Roscommon, Ireland

Castles of Connacht: Canbo, Roscommon (1)
Castles of Connacht: Canbo, Roscommon (1)
Just the east end remains of a stronghouse which at one time was said to be 16m long. It is probably early C17, post-dating an earlier castle that is recorded here in 1536.

M8895 : Castles of Connacht: Canbo, Roscommon (2)
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M8895, 2 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 July, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! M 8877 9514 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:54.3388N 8:10.2961W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! M 888 951
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Castle  Fortified House  Canbo 

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