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Nenagh Castle

Nenagh Castle, Co Tipperary

Nenagh castle, the finest example of a cylindrical keep in the country, was built around 1200 AD by Theobald Fitzwalter, who came over with first Anglo-Norman invasion.

The upper windows and crenellations were added in the 19th century
The upper windows and crenellations were added in the 19th century
Tie stones show where the curtain wall ran from the west side of the tower
Tie stones show where the curtain wall ran from the west side of the tower
The garderobe
The Garderobe
Looking down on the ruins of the southern gatehouse and tower
Looking down on the ruins of the southern gatehouse and tower
The keep with the gatehouse in the background
The keep with the gatehouse in the background
Round-arched embrasure
Round-arched embrasure

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