Shipool Castle and wood land road Where Barry and his men waited in vain for Percivals Essex Regiment That were stationed at Charles Fort Kinsale.The British were said to be tipped off. Over three hundred earlier The Great O’Neill passed this way, in the last major battle for Gaelic Ireland in 1601 at Kinsale. The castles clan were the Roches who were sympathetic with the crown. Hugh O’Neill looked on the castle and reportedly said” I hate the churls”

Shipool Castle and wood land road Where Barry and his men waited in vain for Percivals Essex Regiment That were stationed at Charles Fort Kinsale.The British were said to be tipped off. Over three hundred earlier The Great O’Neill passed this way, in the last major battle for Gaelic Ireland in 1601 at Kinsale. The castles clan were the Roches who were sympathetic with the crown. Hugh O’Neill looked on the castle and reportedly said” I hate the churls”