Ireland's History in Maps
The Castles of Ireland
Leinster Province : County Wexford
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
Adamstown Castle Ruin


S870284
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/adamstown.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/adamstown.html
Artramont castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/artramont.htm
Baginbun Castle
Site of an Anglo-Norman earthwork castle predating Henry II's invasion of Ireland.

S 5412
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/baginbun.htm
Ballinderry Castle





http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballinderry.htm
Ballybrennan Castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/bbrennan.htm
Ballyhack Castle Full* A five-storeyed 15th century towerhouse.

S 7111
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/bhack.htm
http://www.heritageireland.ie/en/HistoricSites/East/BallyhackCastleWexford/
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/ballyhack.htm
http://www.castlestoshamrocks.com/restored_b.html
Ballyhealy Castle Full*


T004057 Bed & Breakfast http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/ballyhealy.html
http://www.the-ballyhealy-castle.com/castle1001.htm
http://www.cheevers.org/history/NormanCheevers.html
Ballykearogue castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kilmokea.htm
Ballymakane Castle Ruins




http://mapage.noos.fr/family.tree/family/CODE.htm
Ballyran Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/killinick.htm
Ballyseskin Castle None




http://www.cheevers.org/history/NormanCheevers.html
Ballyteigue castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kilmore.htm
http://www.whittyclan.com/castle.htm
Ballytramont Castle ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/ardcavan.htm
Bargy Castle
A Norman castle, now a hotel.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/bargy1.htm
Bargy Castle (2)
Ruins of a 13th century towerhouse.



http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/b/bargy2.htm
Barntown Castle Partial




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carrigg.htm
Birchgrove Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/bheogue.htm
Castle Boro





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kegney.htm
Castle Palliser





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carne.htm
Castle Talbot






CastleBridge Castle none




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/ardcolme.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/castlebridge.htm
castles of the Furlongs None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/clonmore.htm
Cloesta Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carne.htm
Clonmines Castle (Clonmines Castles) Ruins Ruins of a 15th century towerhouse among other fortified buildings in the town.
There may be four castles here.
Sutton or FitzHenry (c1400)
S 8413
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/clonmines.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/clonmines.htm
http://www.hibernia.info/index.asp?item=0&locID=31
Clougheast Castle Full* A 15th century towerhouse.

T120055
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/clougheast.html
http://mapage.noos.fr/family.tree/family/wexfordcodds.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/clougheast.htm
Coolhull Castle Partial* A 16th century rectangular towerhouse.

S895098
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/coolhull.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/coolhull.htm
http://www.wexford.ie/Arts/CouncilGallery/index2.htm
Cullenstown Castle Partial*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/bannow.htm
http://www.lrbcg.com/jtCullen/CullTown.htm
http://www.lrbcg.com/jtCullen/CullHis2.htm
Duncannon Fort

Royal fort guarding Waterford Bay (1588)



Duncormuck Castle Partial?




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/duncormuck.htm
Dungulph Castle Full*



Bed & Breakfast http://www.tourismresources.ie/cht/dungulph/
Enniscorthy Castle Full* A 13th century castle completely rebuilt in the 16th century and with further, later, modifications. Prendergast, MacMurrough -- (c1205) rebuilt
S 9739 Museum http://www.ireland-now.com/restored_e.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/e/enniscorthy.htm
http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/publications/stone/site85.html
http://www3.sympatico.ca/jfroache/addR.html
Ferns Castle Ruins Ruins of a 13th century Anglo-Norman great tower with round corner towers. Marshall, de Valance, MacMurrough - mid 13th century
T018499
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/fernsp.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/fernscastle.html
http://members.aol.com/corvusireland/fer.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/f/ferns.htm
Ferry-Carrigg Castle Ruins Possible site of an Anglo-Norman enclosure castle.

S 9727
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carrigg.htm
http://www.quinnipiac.edu/other/abl/etext/irish/pictures203/p286.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/f/ferrycarrig.htm
Fethard Castle Ruins
13th century Fethard

http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/fethard.htm
http://home.wanadoo.nl/stiksma/ierland2003-02.htm
http://www.maelmill-insi.de/Irland/show623.htm
Great Gurteen Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kmannan.htm
Hill Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kilscoran.htm
Hill Town Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/bmitty.htm
Hook Lighthouse

13th century? Hook Head


Huntington Castle Full*



Bed & Breakfast http://www.tourismresources.ie/cht/huntington.htm
http://www.carlowtourism.com/mclonegal.html
http://www.castlestoshamrocks.com/restored_h.html
http://www.rucsacs.com/gallery/wlw/57/
Johnstown Castle Full* 1840 Gothic revival
Murntown

http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/rathaspec.htm
http://www.irelandseye.com/aarticles/travel/attractions/gardens/johnstwn.shtm
http://www.virtualwexford.com/galleryapril2003/page11.html
http://homepage.tinet.ie/~murrintownnationalschool/Murrintown/Page_2x.html
Kiliane

Hay, Cheevers - strong-house and bawn



Killesk Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/killesk1.htm
Killiane Castle Partial*


T059166 Bed & Breakfast http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/killiane.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/killiane.html
http://www.killianecastle.com/
Kilmannon Castle





http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kmannan.htm
Kilturk Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kilturk.htm
Kyle Castle (Deeps Castle)





http://www.kylesociety.org/Kyle_Castles.htm
Lady's Island Castles Partial The ruined tower of a Norman castle.

T107075
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/ladysisland.html
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/l/ladys.htm
http://www.countywexford.com/wexford_heritage_irish.htm
http://www.ourladysisland.com/history.htm
Macmine Castle Partial*




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/clonmore.htm
http://hompage.eircom.net/~breeparish/Bree_history.htm
http://slaney.iwai.ie/riverhistory.shtml
Mountgarrett Castle Ruins


S725294
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/mountgarrett.html
Mourntown Castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kildavin.htm
Old Ross Castle
A 12th century Anglo-Norman motte and bailey castle.

S 7927
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/o/old_ross.htm
http://www.goireland.com/scripts/low/xq/asp/areatype.t/areaid.3719/qx/area.htm
Peppard's Castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/donaghmore.htm
http://www.northwexford.com/ballygarrett_history.htm
Rathlannon Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/kildavin.htm
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/rathaspec.htm
Rathmacknee Castle Partial* A five-storeyed 15/16th century towerhouse. Rosseter -- 12th & 15th century
T031140
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/rathmacknee.html
http://www.irelandseye.com/aarticles/travel/attractions/castles/rathmkee.shtm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/r/rathmacknee.htm
http://www.castlestoshamrocks.com/ruins_r.html
Rathmacknee Castle (2)
Ruins of a 15th century castle. Rosseter -- 12th & 15th century


http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/r/rathmacknee2.htm
Rathshelan Castle Ruins




http://mapage.noos.fr/family.tree/family/CODE.htm
Rathumnney Castle

Prendergast?, 13th/14th century -- hall-house Wexford


Shan-a-Court Castle (John's Court, Carrig, Carrick Castle) Ruins A 12th century earthwork castle.

T 0023
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/carrigg.htm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/c/carrick2.htm
Sigginstown Castle (Syganstown Castle) Partial


T063070
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/sigginstown.html
http://www.rootsweb.com/~fianna/county/wexford.html
http://mapage.noos.fr/family.tree/family/CODE.htm
Slade Castle Partial* A 15th century "L-plan" towerhouse with a 16th century rectangular wing. Laffan -- 15th/16th century tower-house
X746985
http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/hook.htm
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/slade.html
http://www.irelandseye.com/aarticles/travel/attractions/castles/slade.shtm
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/s/slade.htm
Sygansaggard Castle Ruins




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/coolstuffe.htm
Taghmon Castle Partial


S918197
http://www.booksulster.com/library/topog/t.php
http://cloghmore.bravepages.com/wexford/taghmon.html
Wexford Castle
Site of a 12th century motte castle.

T 0522
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/nigel.bacon/castles/data/ireland/w/wexford.htm
Whitestone Castle None




http://www.from-ireland.net/lewis/wex/rathaspec.htm

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