W7171 : Castles of Munster: Dundanion, Cork

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Glanmire, Co Cork, Ireland

Castles of Munster: Dundanion, Cork
Castles of Munster: Dundanion, Cork
The Galway family were prominent citizens of Cork who built this tower in c.1560. They forfeited it in the 1690s to the Roche brothers who mortgaged it to the Nagles. It stands near a sheer cliff above the flood plain of the River Lee.
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Mike Searle   (find more nearby)
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Monday, 6 June, 2016   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 1 July, 2020
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Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 7111 7173 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:53.8519N 8:25.2248W
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Irish: geotagged! W 7111 7173
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