Travel - Robert Downie
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Abandoned Castle

Cullohill castle was constructed c. 1425, stands 90 feet high, and was the stronghold of the MacGillapatricks of Upper Ossory. It was subsequently destroyed by Cromwell's forces in the 17th century who bombarded it with cannon fire leaving it ruined and uninhabitable to be finally abandoned in 1657. Ireland.