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Black Castle, Wicklow

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  • These Anglo-Norman ruins are right up to the edge of the water. They are destroyed pretty thoroughly, which is expected since they were built in the 12th century, but there's still cannon fixtures in ...  more »
  • An amazing piece of history yet Wicklow county council does not do anything to make it safe for members of the public. There are no railings or anything to secure the place which is very dangerous as ...  more »
  • The Black Castle was probably built by Maurice Fitzgerald, Baron of Naas. The first reference is from 1174.The castle came under many attacks from the infamous O'Tooles and O'Byrnes of Wicklow and the...  more »
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  • A lovely location. A park with old cannon guns and a ruin of a castle with great views.
  • Great place to bring the boys for exploring!
  • Very pretty location on the Wicklow coast
  • Nice for exploring history, especially O'Toole clan
  • Amazing!