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)
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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