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The History and Topography of the County of Clare by James Frost

Part II. History of Thomond
Chapter 28

The Journal of Thomas Dineley, 1681



Bunratty Castle

The North Prospect of Bunratty Castle from the Parke
The North Prospect of Bunratty Castle [24] from the Parke, belonging to ye sd Castle

This is the Principall seat if the most noble Family of the O’Briens, Earles of Thomond adjoining to a very fair park with deer.

This whole County being a Peninsula, and a kind of a Parke all over, environ’d with the Shannon River and the sea, except a narrow neck in the county of Galloway, abounding with staggs and fallow Deer.

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