Site: Macrohan's Castle, Letter

Name:Macrohan's Castle, Letter CISP No:LETER
Place:Letter (An Leitir) Grid Ref:V 475 767 (IR)   Map
Parish:Iveragh Stones:1
County:Kerry (Ciarraí) , Ireland Saint(s):none
Site Type:modern secondary

Site Notes

O'Sullivan/Sheehan/1986, 244, call the castle MacCrehin's Castle, cf. Macalister/1945, 232. The castle, of which only the enclosing earthwork now survives, lies on the lower S. slopes of Bentee mountain. For a discussion of the site and further refs, see O'Sullivan/Sheehan/1996, 380--381, no. 1114.