King John's Castle, Carlingford

King John's Castle, Carlingford

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An early 13th century fort guarding the entrance to Carlingford Lough, a sea lough or fjord between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, with county Louth to the south and county Down to the north. Check out the wikipedia entry for Carlingford here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlingford,_County_Louth where King John's Castle is mentioned and view the castle using Google street view - it's in the north west corner of Carlingford harbour. #Carlingford #castle #Fort #fortification #Hugh_de_Lacy #King_John
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