Ireland's History in Maps
The Castles of Ireland
Connacht Province : County Roscommon
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
Ballintober Castle Ruins A 14th century stone enclosure castle with gatehouse. Two of the corner towers were converted to towerhouses in the 17th century.
Chief seat of the O'Conors.
O'Connor Don (c1300)
M727747
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/btobber.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
http://www.goireland.com/scripts/low/Premises.asp?PremisesID=13423
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/roscommon/ballintobercastle.html
http://www.rc-xb-70.com/ireland/Page1.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballintober.htm
Ballynafad castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/cfinlough.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
Callow Castle None




http://www.rootsweb.com/~irlkik/ihm/uimaine.htm
Cartron Castle None




http://www.ulsterplacenames.org/ainm_index_roscommon.htm
Castle Coote None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/fuerty.htm
http://members.fortunecity.com/chtii/irish/coot/
Castle island Castle Partial*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
http://www.vladi-private-islands.de/sales_islands/sites/02_castle_1.html
Castle Park





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/creagh.htm
Castle Tenison (Kilronan Castle, Duignan's Castle) Partial*




http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/heaven/tenisons.htm
http://www.arignaminerswayandhistoricaltrail.com/Photogallery.htm
Castlenode





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/bumlin.htm
Castlerea Castle (Castlereagh Castle) None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/castlerea.htm
Castle-strange





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/fuerty.htm
Curraboy Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/camma.htm
Donamon Castle Full*
O'Finaghty, Burke, Caulfield


http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/g/donamon.htm
http://roscommon.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.191/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.13467/qx/premises.htm
http://www.oca.ie/heritage/donamoncastle.htm
http://homepage.eircom.net/~williamfinnerty/name/b.htm
Elphin Castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/elphin.htm
Kilronan Castle (old) None




http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/heaven/tenisons.htm
Lough Glynn Castle (O’Flynns Castle) Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
http://www.ballaghaderreen.com/Pages/tourish.html#Loughglynn%20Castle
http://www.visitroscommon.ie/tour2.asp
Lough Meelagh Castle






Loughlin Castle (O'Loughlin Castle, Loughlan Castle) Ruins




http://search.kennys.ie/kvs- pp/List.csp?SearchT1=KMP0000219&Index1=Barcode&Database=6&BoolOp2=AND&SearchT2=&Index2=Zkeywords&BoolOp3=AND&SearchT3=&Index3=Zkeywords&Owned=NoPreference&NumberToRetrieve=20&OpacLanguage=eng&SearchMethod=Find_3&SearchTerm1=KMP0000219&SearchTerm2=&SearchTerm3=&Profile=Books&PreviousList=Start&PageType=Start&RequestId=&WebPageNr=1&WebAction=NewSearch&StartValue=1
Mountrath Castle (Moynrath Castle, "fort in the bog", Castlecoote) Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/laois/mountrath.htm
http://www.iol.ie/~stfintan/Mountrath%20Parish/M-Parish.htm
Rindoon Castle (Rinndown Castle, Ringdown Castle, Rindown Castle) (Old)
Remains of a 13th century castle with a rectangular great tower and curtain wall. de Marisco -- 13th century
N 0054
http://roscommon.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.191/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.13468/qx/premises.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/r/rinndoun.htm
Rindoon Castle (Rinndown Castle, Ringdown Castle, Rindown Castle, St John's Castle)

13th century Lecarrow N 0054
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
http://roscommon.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.191/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.13468/qx/premises.htm
http://walks.iwai.ie/ree/index.shtml#rindoon
http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/publications/rindoon/plan22.htm
Roscommon Castle Ruins A 13th century stone enclosure castle, rectangular in plan, with D-shaped corner towers and a massive twin D-towered gatehouse. de Ufford (1269/1280), O'Connor, Malby (1580s)
M873650
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/r/coroscommon.htm
http://www.rootsweb.com/~irlros/images.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/roscommon/roscommon_castle.html
http://www.athlone.ie/Tourism/VisitorAttractions/RoscommonCastle.aspx
Tully Castle
17th century strong-house
Tully


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