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Placename : Newcastle

In Irish : An Caisleán Nua     Administrative Unit : Parish     Audio File (.wav) Pronunciation Audio File

Administrative Details:

The parish derives its name from a castle which formerly stood on a rocky ledge close to and overlooking the ruined church. Of the castle now hardly a vestige remains.


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Parish Location Map:

Ardeenloun East, Ardeenloun West, Carrickanure, Carrickphilip, Hacketstown, Kildermody, Knockaderry Lower, Knockaderry Upper, Lissahane, Ross,

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