Tag Archives: Monasteroris

Grange Castle

Moving on to the last of my visits to the many De Bermingham strongholds which are scattered along the Kildare/Offaly border. There are a number of castles and a monastery still in existence in the Kildare and Offaly area, some … Continue reading

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Monasteroris Friary & Castro Petre

After visiting the church and graveyard I was trying to figure out the best approach for getting to the two mounds which I new little about at the time. I could have jumped the graveyard wall and made my way … Continue reading

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Monasteroris Medieval Church & Graveyard

The Medieval church and graveyard¬† of Monasteroris can be found just outside Edenderry in County Offally.¬† This area was under the control of John De Bermingham, the Earl of Louth whom had a fortification just behind the walls of the … Continue reading

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