Survey Data

Reg No

20827375


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Social


Original Use

Fortification


Date

1740 - 1750


Coordinates

180937, 66591


Date Recorded

12/09/2007


Date Updated

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Description

Remains of star-shaped fort, built 1743-9, with roughly dressed stone walls.

Appraisal

This solidly constructed star-shaped fort acts as a physical reminder of the military presence that once contributed to the social, historical and economic development of Cobh.