Kanturk castle a local history project by Tuan (6th)

Kanturk castle was built in 1601. It was built for the Lord of Duhallow. The building was made of stone and floors were entirely wooden. They used fire places to light up the room and to heat the rooms. The lords room was probably the main room. But the castle was never finished because the Queen of England  heard the castle was being built and put a stop to it. She feared that there would be a battle.  I went to Kanturk castle and I learned  a lot about it and I took some pictures. Kanturk Castle is now a tourist attraction with many stopping to take pictures, especially bride and grooms! I chose Kanturk castle because I didn’t know much about it and it’s in my locality.

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