Carrigafoyle Castle, Ballylongford

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  • Showing the ravages of time but so well built that with a little modern assistance (safety) it is open to the pubic to view through the summer months. The setting makes up for what the castle lacks. V...  more »
  • First off, yes, the castle is only open from June - September, so plan accordingly. We were lucky we went in June as this turned out to be one of our favorite ruins. Getting to the castle is a breeze....  more »
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  • Carrigfoyle Castle was granted to my ancestors, the Sandes family, in the 1650s, by Oliver Cromwell, for services to crushing the hopes and aspirations of the Irish to being a free and independent country. Not sure how the locals would take to me turning up and claiming it back for the family 😯
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