Castles of Ireland - County Waterford

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The Castles of Ireland
Munster Province : County Waterford
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
a Castle"the house of fortification" Ruins
Abbeyside Castle
The west wall of a 12/13th century castle.
Affane Castle (Arthmean Castle, Aghmean Castle)
Ardmore Castle
2 story tower
Ardmore Round Tower
Round Tower

Ballinakill Castle (Ballynakill Castle, Waterford Castle) Full* The town has the remains of its Norman defences of walls and towers, probably built on the original Viking defences of the 10/11th centuries.

S 6012
Ballycaroge Castle Ruins
Ballyclough Castle Partial
Ballyduff Castle

Earl of Cork (1628) -- strong-house
Ballyinn Castle
Ballynaclash castle Ruins
Barnakile Castle Ruins
Butlerstown castle Partial
Carrick-on-Suir Castle ***** (Carrick, Ormond, Ormonde, , Ormaond Castle) Ruins A 15th century stone enclosure castle with an Elizabethan mansion attached. Butler (1309) -- 15th & 16th century
Butler (16th century) - Elizabethan manor house (unfortified)

S 4021
Carrig Castle
Castle at the park
Castle Richard (Ballygarran Castle)
Castlereagh Ruins
Clonea Castle Full

Conagh Castle (Castle Conagh) Ruins
Coolnamuck Castle (Carrickbeg Castle) Ruins
Coolum Promontory Stone Fort
Stone Fort


Crook Castle (Croch Castle)

Cullen Castle Ruins
Curraghmore Castle Ruins
Darinlar castle Ruins
Dungarvan Castle (King John's Castle) Partial* A 12th century circular keep and curtain walls.
Dunhill Castle (Donhill castle, Don Isle Castle) Ruins
Power -- 15th century tower
Dysart Castle (Desert castle) None
Faithlegg Castle None
Feddens Castle
Fourmilewater Castle Ruins
Granagh Castle Ruins
Island Castle
Kilbree Castle (King John's Castle) Ruins
Kilmanahan Castle
Kilmeaden Castle None
Lismore Castle Full* The other castle is of 13th century origin, much altered in the 19th century. Raleigh, Boyle -- 17th & 19th century
X 0498
Lismore Castle Motte (Round Hill, Dun-sginne) None 12th century motte (original in 1185)
X 0498
Lisnakill Castle none
Little Islands Castle
Macollop Castle (Mocollop Castle) Ruins
15th century round tower
Modeligo Castle (Sleady Castle) Ruins
Mountain Castle Full

Bed & Breakfast
Reginald's Tower Full*
Viking origins (1003) -- 13th century round tower

Rocketts Castle (Rockets Castle) Partial*
Sleady Castle ( Sleety Castle) Ruins
Strancally Castle (Strankally Castle) Full
1820s castellated mansion Cappoquin
Strancally Castle (Strankally Castle) (ancient) Ruins

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