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108A Ruin of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin, 12 Dec 1919.jpg

Ruin of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin. 12 Dec 1919

Title

Ruin of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin. 12 Dec 1919

Subject

View of the ruined Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin

Description

Photographic image of the ruins of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin. Originally built in the 13/14th century by the Cistercians of St. Mary's in Dublin. when the Abbey was dissolved the castle was granted to John Travers. During the Cromwellian period it was granted to General Ludlow. Originally a very large castle all that remains is the original gatehouse and a three storey tower which had been part of the larger building. 12 December 1919

Creator

Edmond Murphy

Source

Murphy collection of numbered and dated negative images

Publisher

Digitised by Tipperary Studies

Date

12/12/1919

Rights

© Tipperary Studies

Format

Jpeg image

Language

English

Type

Black and white Jpeg images

Identifier

108A

Coverage

Monkstown, Co. Dublin

Files

108A Ruin of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin, 12 Dec 1919.jpg

Citation

Edmond Murphy, “Ruin of Monkstown Castle, Co. Dublin. 12 Dec 1919,” Tipperary Archive, accessed June 13, 2024, https://tippstudiesdigital.ie/items/show/6247.