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Ballyhack Castle

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Ballyhack Castle, Ballyhack, Wexford, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)51389468
E: jerpointabbey@opw.ie

Ballyhack Castle is located on a steep slope in a commanding position overlooking Waterford estuary in Ballyhack. It is a large tower house, thought to have been built c. 1450.

Ballyhack Castle is a large tower house thought to have been built c. 1450 by the Knights Hospitallers of St. John, one of the two great military orders founded at the beginning of the 12th century at the time of the Crusades.