R5757 : King John's Castle

taken 15 years ago, near to Limerick, Ardnacrusha and Athlunkard Bridge, Limerick, Ireland

King John's Castle
King John's Castle
King John's Castle was built on the shore of the River Shannon in 1210. It is one of the finest medieval structures in all of Ireland. The castle and the adjoining barracks were the scene of heavy fighting in the Irish Civil War from 11 July to 19 July, 1922.
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R5757, 150 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 11 April, 2007
Category
Historic building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 57712 57757 [1m precision]
WGS84: 52:40.1833N 8:37.5496W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! R 57561 57789
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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