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Timoleague
Interesting
Timoleague The Essential
Interesting
Set on the Argideen estuary, this village is dominated by a ruined Franciscan friary, founded in 1320 and plundered by Oliver Cromwell in 1642. The extensive ruins include the cloisters, the outer courtyard and 800m to the South the ruins of a 12C leper hospital. The remains of Barrymore Castle are surrounded by splendid gardens.