Quoile Castle

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Location
54°20'58"N
005°41'59"W
Country
 United Kingdom
Categories
  • Historical
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Description

Quoile Castle is a castle situated 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from Downpatrick, County Down, Northern Ireland, just off the main road from Downpatrick to Strangford, on the east bank of the River Quoile. The castle was built during the 16th-century and was continuously used up to the 1700s. Quoile Castle tower house is a State Care Historic Monument in the townland of Quoile, in Down District Council area, at grid ref: J4963 4701.

Finds

In 1986, seven silver sixpence pieces dating from the time of Elizabeth I were found at the castle.
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