Newcastle, County Tipperary

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Newcastle
An Caisleán Nua
Village
Newcastle is located in Ireland
Newcastle
Newcastle
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°16′19″N 7°48′40″W / 52.272°N 7.811°W / 52.272; -7.811Coordinates: 52°16′19″N 7°48′40″W / 52.272°N 7.811°W / 52.272; -7.811
Country Ireland
Province Munster
County County Tipperary
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Urban 245
 • Rural 340
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)
Irish Grid Reference S129134

Newcastle (Irish: An Caisleán Nua) is a village in County Tipperary, Ireland.[1] It is in the barony of Iffa and Offa West. The River Suir runs past the village. Newcastle is located 17 kilometres from Clonmel, the county town.

The remains of an Anglo-Norman castle (tower house) and medieval church are located near the village.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Placenames Database of Ireland". Dublin City University. Retrieved 26 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Nugent, Louise. "Pilgrimage in Medieval Ireland". Retrieved 26 February 2015.