Harry Avery's Castle

Harry Avery's Castle4
Thought to have been built around 1320 by a local chieftain of the O’Neill clan, but named after Harry Avery O’Neill,a local chief who died in 1392, this structure is considered unusual in that Irish chieftain’s of the time rarely built stone castle.

Contact Details

Old Castle Road
Newtownstewart
County Tyrone
BT82 8DY

Website:
www.doeni.gov.uk/niea
Email:
nieainfo@doeni.gov.uk
Tel: (028) 6862 1588

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Location / Directions

Set high on a hill 1.2 km South West of Newtownstewart, in Upper or New Deer Park Townland, approached across a field from the minor road to Rakelly.
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