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Gleninagh Castle

Gleninagh Castle, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare

The 16th century L-shaped castle was occupied until about 1840. The first-floor doorway has an overhead machicolation, with circular machicolations on the other three corners.

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machicolations
The musket-holes can be seen in the defensive machicolations

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 the tower house
The two waste-chutes can be seen in the north east corner of the tower house

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