Castles of Ireland - County Leitrim

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The Castles of Ireland
Connacht Province : County Leitrim
Compiled by Lee Johnson
Early Stone Fortifications - Castles, Towers and Strong-Houses
(What, Where, Who and When? -- A work in progress)
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Castle Name Condition Description Early Founder(s) -- Time Period(s) Contructed Parish/Townland Ord Residency Links
Castle Car (Castle Carr) Ruins
Castle John Ruins
castle on the banks of Lough Gill (1) Ruins
castle on the banks of Lough Gill (2) Ruins
Castlefore Ruins
Cloncorrick Castle (Carrigallen Castle) Ruins
Dromahaire Castle (Ballyrourk) Ruins remains of banquetting hall O'Rourke Dromahair
Dungarbery Ruins
Jamestown and Longifeld (Jamestown and Drumsna) Ruins
Prehistoric earthworks.
Leitrim Castle (Cairlen Liath Druim, O'Rourk's Castle, Ballyrourke) Ruins
Manor-Hamilton Castle Ruins Remains of a 17th century stronghouse. Hamilton (1638)
G 8839
Newtowne Castle (Now Parke's Castle)
Parke's Castle built on it. O'Rourke

on another island are the ruins of a square fortress Ruins
Parke's Castle (Park Castle) Full* The original 16th century rectangular towerhouse within a bawn was destroyed and then rebuilt as a plantation castle in the 17th century. Recently restored. Parke -- 17th century Lough Gill G782352
Rhynn old castle built by the Reynolds family Ruins
Rossclogher Castle
Remains of a 15th century cylindrical tower. MacClancy -- 15th century round tower Kinlough G 8455
Woodford House O'Rourk Castle Ruins (Woodfort) Ruins

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