irish round towers (literally "bell house") are early medieval stone towers found mainly in ireland (with 2 in scotland and 1 on the isle of man) . it is thought they were places of refuge, probably built between the - c.
Barryscourt Castle - Phillip De Barry built this castle in Norman de Barry & his family came to Ireland via Wales in 1185 and were given large tracts of land in East Cork by King John of England. They later acquired the title of Earls of Barrymore.
Why the Wild Atlantic Way driving route should be top of bucket lists
IRISH SLAVE TRADE: white slaves in the sugar plantations of Barbados. None of the Irish victims ever made it back to their homeland to describe their ordeal. These are the lost slaves; the ones that time and biased history books conveniently forgot.