Ireland's History in Maps
The Castles of Ireland
Connacht Province : County Mayo
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
Aghagower Round Tower
Round Tower

M035804
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/aghagower.html
http://roundtowers.org/aghagower/index.htm
Aghalard Castle Ruin
MacDonnell (c1490)


http://mayo.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.187/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.17114/qx/premises.htm
Ardnaree Castle ("the king's height") Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoremoy.htm
Ashford Castle Full*
de Burgo, Guinness (c1228). Cong

http://www.ashford.ie/welcome.htm
Balla Round Tower
Round Tower

M255848
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/balla.html
http://roundtowers.org/balla/index.htm
Ballintobber Castle (Ballintubber Castle, Tubberpatrick Castle) None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ballintobber.htm
Ballisnihyny Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmainmore.htm
http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle15.html
http://www.shrule.com/_shrule/_display_image.php?fid=6&pid=201
Ballycurran Castle (Ballycurrin Castle) Ruins




http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle12.html
http://www.shrule.com/_shrule/_display_image.php?fid=10&pid=204
Ballykeen Castle
The ruin of a 13th century de Burgo castle by the shore of Lough Mask.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballykeen.htm
Ballylahan Castle Ruins
Mac Jordan -- 13th century


http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
http://www.monasette.com/blog/gallery/ballylahan/
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballylahan.htm
Ballylanders Castle
A late 17th century church tower forming part of a castle.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballylanders.htm
Ballynglan Castle (Ballinglen Castle) Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilfyan.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
Barnach castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoreerris.htm
Belleek Castle Full*
Earls of Arran -- 14th century Ballina
Hotel http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoremoy.htm
http://www.belleekcastle.com/
Bingham castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoreerris.htm
http://www.mayococo.ie/mcc3/Services/Leisure_Amenities/Beaches/ellybay.asp
Brieze Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ballagh.htm
Burrishoole Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/buhoole.htm
Carrick Kildavnet Castle (Doona, Gránuaile's, Grace O'Malley's, Carrick a-Uile, Carrickkildavnet Castle) Partial* A four-storeyed towerhouse.

L719941
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilcommonerris.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/kildavnet.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/carrickkildavnet.htm
Carrickanass castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/killalapar.htm
Carrickkilfavney Castle

O'Malley -- 15th century


http://mayo.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.187/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.17111/qx/premises.htm
Cashlaunicrobin
large promontory fort.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/cashlaunicrobin.htm
Castle Carra (Cloonlagheen castle, Carra Castle) Ruin A 13th century rectangular great tower. de Staunton, MacEvilly -- 13th century hall-house Lough Carra G 1775 Private http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/bucarra.htm
http://doon.mayo-ireland.ie/stop1.html
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilbeagh.htm
http://www.museumsofmayo.com/partry1.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/castlecarra.htm
Castle Derowil





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ballagh.htm
Castle Hill Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/addergoole.htm
Castle Kelly Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilbelfad.htm
http://www.irelandseye.com/aarticles/culture/names/family/okelly.shtm
Castle Lacken Ruins




http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Galway/1840/MAY.html
http://www.lacken.ie/history.htm
Castle Moriske






Castlebar (Caislen-an-Bharraigh, Barry's Castle) None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/castlebar.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
http://www.askaboutireland.com/pilots/one/People.html
http://www.quinnipiac.edu/other/abl/etext/irish/pictures/p56.html
Castleburke (Kilboynell Castle) Ruins
O'Flaherty, MacWilliam Burke


http://doon.mayo-ireland.ie/stop13.html
http://www.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.4104/areatype.T/cat.15/SubjectID.125/PremisesID.17151/qx/premises.htm
Castle-MacAndrew Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/bnahaglish.htm
Castlemagarrett Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/crossboyne.htm
Castlemore Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/castlemore.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ballaghadireen.htm
http://www.waldronireland.com/connacht.html
Castlerea (Castlereagh) None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/killalapar.htm
Clare Island Castle (Grace O'Malley castle)
16th century ruin



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/clare.htm
Cloghan Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilbelfad.htm
Clooney Castle Ruina




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilcommon2.htm
http://www.nestorsbridge.com/maghera/clooney-graveyard-2.html
Cluna Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ballinrobe.htm
Coulogh castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoreerris.htm
Cragduff Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmainmore.htm
Creevagh Castle
A 15th century ruin.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/creevagh.htm
Croagh Patrick
Ireland's Holy Mountain




Currawn Fortress Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kildecamoge.htm
Danganmore Fortress Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kildecamoge.htm
Deel Castle Partial*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilbelfad.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/ardagh.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
http://www.crossmolina.ie/local_sites.htm
Donomona Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/drum.htm
http://towns.mayo-ireland.ie/WebX?14@60.TzW8aVJaI2s.0@.2cb646f2
Doo Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kiltora.htm
Doon Castle (Doone Castle) Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/aughagower.htm
http://www.of-ireland.info/castles/doon.html
Doonagappul
a promontory fort



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/clare.htm
Doonamo Point
A prehistoric fort.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/d/doonamo.htm
Doonbristy
A prehistoric fort.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/d/doonbristy.htm
Ellistron Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmainmore.htm
Erbull Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/killasser.htm
Geesedon Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/drum.htm
Glynne Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/dunfeeny.htm
Inver castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
Kildavnet Castle (Kildownet Castle, Kildurnet Castle) Full* The remnants of a 15th century stronghold of Grace O'Malley. O'Malley -- 16th century Achill Island

http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/achill.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/kildavnet.html
http://www.irishphotos.com/pic9.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/k/kildavnet.htm
Killala Round Tower
Round Tower

G204301
http://roundtowers.org/killala/index.htm
Killernan Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmainmore.htm
Kinlough Castle Partial




http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle7.html
http://www.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.4104/areatype.T/cat./SubjectID.153/PremisesID.17119/qx/premises.htm
http://www.shrule.com/_shrule/_display_image.php?fid=6&pid=207
Kinturk Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/bhane.htm
http://ballyheane.mayo-ireland.ie/
Knocknalina castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmoreerris.htm
Lough Mask Castle Ruins A 17th century towerhouse. MacWilliam Burke tower-house & 15th century bawn Caher M 1560
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/g/bcalla.htm
http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle11.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/l/lough_mask.htm
Meelick Round Tower
Round Tower

M330974
http://roundtowers.org/meelick/index.htm
Meemlough castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kiltora.htm
Moanbane Fort





http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/m/moanbane.htm
Moyne Castle Ruins A 15th century rectangular towerhouse.

M 2549
http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle9.html
http://www.shrule.com/_shrule/_display_image.php?fid=6&pid=210
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/m/moyne.htm
Port Conaghra
large promontory fort.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/cashlaunicrobin.htm
Portnakally castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
Rappa Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilfyan.htm
Rathroe Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilfyan.htm
http://www.kilfian.ie/Gallery.htm
http://kilfian.ie/History.htm
Rockfleet Castle (Carrickahowley) Full* A 15th century rectangular towerhouse. O`Malley tower-house
L931955
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/rockfleet.html
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/mayocounty.htm
http://www.serenery.com/751RockfleetCastle.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/r/rockfleet.htm
Rosleven Castle (Rosslevin Castle, Rathslevin Castle)





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/bohola.htm
Shrule Castle Partial* A 16th century towerhouse. MacWilliam Burke -- tower-house
M 2753
http://homepage.eircom.net/~rookery/castle7.html
http://www.shrule.com/_shrule/_display_image.php?fid=6&pid=213
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/s/shrule.htm
Turin Castle Full*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/mayo/kilmainmore.htm
http://www.premierpropertiesireland.com/castles.htm
Turlough Round Tower
Round Tower

M207941
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/mayo/turlough.html
http://roundtowers.org/turlough/index.htm

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