R4354 : Castles of Munster: Shanpallas, Limerick (1)

taken 4 years ago, near to Pailis Chaonrai, Limerick, Ireland

Castles of Munster: Shanpallas, Limerick (1)
Castles of Munster: Shanpallas, Limerick (1)
An 18m high half of a five storey tower, the second of which was vaulted. It belonged to the earls of Desmond and was captured in 1650 by Sir Henry Waller for Cromwell. Nearby is a relic of its bawn, a round turret with a staircase.

R4354 : Castles of Munster: Shanpallas, Limerick (2)
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Mike Searle   (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 15 July, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Construction, Development  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 4308 5488 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:38.5520N 8:50.4958W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! R 4313 5482
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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