School: Castlecoote (roll number 6344)

Location:
Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Ghabhláin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0263, Page 151

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Upon a rising mound overlooking the river Suck fitting site of an ancient fortress stood the Castle built by Sir Charles Coote, in the days of Strafford. Round the grim walls manny a bloody battle had been fought with native rebels.

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