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A Visitor Guide to County Kerry

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Carrigafoyle Castle

18/11/2018

Carrigafoyle Castle near the village of Ballylongford which was built by Conor Liath O’Connor-Kerry in the 1490s was a large tower house which was fairly common in Munster at that time. During the Desmond rebellion in about 1580 the castle was defended  by 50 Irish and 16 Spanish soldiers. The [Read More…]