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|Caption||Hen's Castle, County Galway (1986)|
A view of Hen's Castle, also known as Castlekirk, located on a tiny island in Lough Corrib, County Galway, in May 1986. The programme for which this shot was taken is unknown.
Hen's Castle is an early 12th-century tower house built by the sons of Ruaidrí na Saide Buide, aided by William FitzAldelm. It is believed to be one of the oldest mortared castles in Ireland.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
01/Jun/1986 - 30/Jun/1986
(01/Jun/1986 - 30/Jun/1986)