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Address: Clonakilty, Ireland
Phone Number:
353-23-33302

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When we bought our ticket for The Railway Village we also got entry to here. Very interesting to see how our forebearers lived

Reviewed 28 May 2014
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Cork, Ireland
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Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

When we bought our ticket for The Railway Village we also got entry to here. Very interesting to see how our forebearers lived

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is a really hard site to find on a map. Use Google maps when you get to Dunarra and look for a circle on a hill. YOu can see the top of the thatch peeping out out the top. There is a really good site writeup (apparently from the restoration), but it does not give directions, probably because the... More 

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cork
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Worth a visit, however the so called venacular cottage adjoining the fort is not a good depiction of a cottage from that period. The door is located at the gable end (the original versions did not) and not much research went into its reconstruction. Please open up the fort as an amenity soon, it is sadly missed in an area... More 

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Thank Dovanna
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2010

This restored ring fort is no longer being run as a public attraction, however, if you can locate it, you can access it. If you can then access some information about the ring fort on a mobile phone or before you go, it's a fascinating exhibition and a great shame it's not still open.

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Reviewed 21 July 2002

A restored ring fort located near the townland of Darrara, near Clonakilty Agricultural College. Entry fee is nominal. Interesting, guided tour. worth a visit

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