Ireland's History in Maps
The Castles of Ireland
Leinster Province : County Wicklow
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
Arklow Castle (Arclogh Castle, Ormonde Castle) Ruins Remnants of a 13th century Butler castle. Butler, MacMurrough - 13th century? Arklow T 2353
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/arklow.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/laois/laoiscounty.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/a/arklow.htm
http://www.arklow.ie/history.asp
Ballinacor Castle ("Phelim's Castle") None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/laois/laoiscounty.htm
http://www.byrneclan.org/feagh_mchugh_ob_hl.htm
Ballymanus Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/laois/laoiscounty.htm
http://homepage.eircom.net/~nobyrne/byrne.html
Ballynakill Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/kilcommon2.htm
http://www.millenniumforests.com/16forests/surveys/archbally.htm
Baltinglass Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/btinglass.htm
Black Castle (site of Wicklow Castle) Ruins Ruins of a 12th century castle. Fitzgerald -- 13th/14th century
T 3194
http://wicklow.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.197/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.12178/qx/premises.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/black.htm
http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/publications/stone/site112.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/w/wicklow.htm
http://humphrysfamilytree.com/Fitzwilliam/irish.william.html
Burgage Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/blessington.htm
Carnew Castle

O'Toole -- 17th century Carnew

http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carnew.htm
http://www.wicklowtoday.com/county/carnew/
http://www.wicklow.ie/tourism/destinations/south/carnew.html
http://www.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.2864/areatype.T/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.12242/qx/premises.htm
http://www.wicklow.ie/win/carnew/history.htm
Carysfort Castle (Moycreddin, Moycredyne, Macreddin Castle)





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/carysfort.htm
Castle Grange





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/killiskey.htm
Castle Kevin Ruins
de Londres (c1214), O'Toole


http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/derralossory.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/annamoe.htm
Castle-Howard Full*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/cmacadam.htm
http://www.imagesofoldireland.com/towns%20and%20villages/co%20wicklow/avoca/avoca%20pages/WC082.html
http://www.wicklowtoday.com/cgi-bin/photo/imageFolio.cgi?action=view&link=Avoca&image=Castle%20Howard2.jpg&img=8&tt=
Castlemacadam Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/cmacadam.htm
http://www.wicklowtoday.com/cgi-bin/photo/imageFolio.cgi?action=view&link=Avoca&image=Castlemacadem.jpg&img=8&tt=
Castlemore Moat None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/car/fennagh.htm
Dunganstown Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/dunganstown.htm
Dunran Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/killiskey.htm
Fennagh Castle (Fenagh Castle) None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/car/fennagh.htm
Glenart Castle Full*



Hotel http://www.arklow.ie/whatToDo/attractions.asp
http://members.fortunecity.com/chtii/irish/pwicklow.htm
Grange-Con Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/bnure.htm
Humewood Castle (Kilteagan Castle) Full*
19th century

Hotel http://www.humewood.com/
http://www.paulsie.com/2004/stag1.html
http://www.britaliaplus.com/ireland/26ei.htm
Kilconunon





http://homepage.eircom.net/~nobyrne/byrne.html
Killaveny





http://homepage.eircom.net/~nobyrne/byrne.html
Kindelstown Ruins
Archbold -- 13th/14th century hall-house


http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/delgany.htm
Knockrath Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/knockrath.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/laois/laoiscounty.htm
Laragh Castle





http://www.iccc.ie/Drumgoff/drumgoff_history.htm
Newcastle Castle Ruins An early 13th century motte with what may be the remains of a 16th century gatehouse. King John (c1200), O'Byrne -- 16th century
O 2903
http://greystonesww.com/kennedy/03_castles/castles_index.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/n/newcastle2.htm
Powerscourt Castle Full The site of a Norman castle.



http://www.quinnipiac.edu/other/abl/etext/irish/pictures203/p294.html
http://members.aol.com/corvusireland/pow.htm
http://www.heritagesites.eu.com/ireland/powersc.htm
http://images.search.yahoo.com/search/images/view?back=http%3A%2F%2Fimages.search.yahoo.com%2Fsearch%2Fimages%3Fp%3D%2522Powerscourt%2BCastle%2522%2BWicklow%26ei%3DUTF-8%26fl%3D0%26fr%3Dmy-vert-web-top&h=372&w=552&imgcurl=cs.felk.cvut.cz%2F%7Estukjup%2Firsko%2Fpictures%2FWicklow%2FPOC.jpg&imgurl=cs.felk.cvut.cz%2F%7Estukjup%2Firsko%2Fpictures%2FWicklow%2FPOC.jpg&size=65.3kB&name=POC.jpg&rcurl=http%3A%2F%2Fcs.felk.cvut.cz%2F%7Estukjup%2Firsko%2FWicklowT.htm&rurl=http%3A%2F%2Fcs.felk.cvut.cz%2F%7Estukjup%2Firsko%2FWicklowT.htm&p=%22Powerscourt+Castle%22+Wicklow&type=jpeg&no=4&tt=4&ei=UTF-8
Powerscourt Castle (old) (Glendalough Castle) None
6th century monastic site and round tower (St. Kevin)


http://www.quinnipiac.edu/other/abl/etext/irish/pictures203/p294.html
http://members.aol.com/corvusireland/pow.htm
http://www.heritagesites.eu.com/ireland/powersc.htm
Ranegeragh Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/car/fennagh.htm
Rathdown Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/delgany.htm
http://greystonesww.com/kennedy/text_files/print_history.htm
http://www.greystonesahs.org/web/j17
Threecastles Castle Partial The remains of one of the three towerhouses which gave the town its name. 14th/15th century tower-house
O012156
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wick/blessington.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wicklow/threecastles.html
http://wicklow.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areaid.197/areatype.C/cat.9/SubjectID.77/PremisesID.12180/qx/premises.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/t/three_castles.htm
Wicklow Castle
Site of a 12th century castle with stonework. It may be the site of what is now called Black Castle.

T 3194
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/w/wicklow.htm

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