Scoil: Grianán Ailigh (uimhir rolla 2049)

Suíomh:
Grianán Ailigh, Co. Dhún na nGall
Múinteoir:
Niall S. Mac Aoidh

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Taifeach: Íseal | Ard
The Story of Inch Castle

Tagairt Chartlainne

Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 1108, Leathanach 172

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Inch castle is situated on Inch Island beside Lough Swilly. It was built in the year 143 [?] by the ODoherty's.
The castle walls were built with huge stone boulders.The mortar used was mixed with the blood of oxen so that it could bear the brunt of war and weather. All around its walls there were holes which were always manned by snipers in the time of seiges.
In the year 1454 Rury ODonnell ordered the castle to be burned. Donnell ODonnell was tied in the castle. Rury took pity on him and ordered his release. Rury was

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Bailitheoir
Philomena Mac Grath
Inscne
baineann
Seoladh
Caiseal Cúile, Co. Dhún na nGall
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Béarla