List of National Monuments in County Carlow

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The Irish state has officially approved the following List of National Monuments in County Carlow. In the Republic of Ireland, a structure or site may be deemed to be a "National Monument", and therefore worthy of state protection, if it is of national importance. If the land adjoining the monument is essential to protect it, this land may also be protected.

National Monuments[edit]

NM# Monument name Description Image Townland Location
347 Aghade Holed Stone (Cloghaphoill) Holed Stone Aghade 52°46′12″N 6°44′48″W / 52.770101°N 6.746804°W / 52.770101; -6.746804
351 Ballyloughan Castle Castle Ballyloughan Castle.jpg Muine Bheag 52°40′23″N 6°53′53″W / 52.672957°N 6.898062°W / 52.672957; -6.898062
486 Ballymoon Castle Castle Ballymoon Castle.jpg Muine Bheag 52°42′00″N 6°54′25″W / 52.7°N 6.907°W / 52.7; -6.907
566 Baunogenasraid Burial Mound (Cist) Baunogenasraid 52°48′45″N 6°49′25″W / 52.812425°N 6.823668°W / 52.812425; -6.823668
306 Carlow Castle Castle Carlow Castle.jpg Carlow 52°50′11″N 6°56′09″W / 52.836389°N 6.935833°W / 52.836389; -6.935833
545 Castlemore Moat Motte and Bailey & Cross Slab Castlemore 52°48′34″N 6°46′21″W / 52.809489°N 6.772553°W / 52.809489; -6.772553
613 Browneshill Portal Tomb IMG BrownshillDolmen.jpg Carlow 52°50′14″N 6°52′52″W / 52.837337°N 6.881004°W / 52.837337; -6.881004
393 Killoughternane Church Church Killoughternane Early Christian Church E 2009 09 04.jpg Killoughternane 52°38′02″N 6°51′13″W / 52.6339°N 6.8536°W / 52.6339; -6.8536
603 Rathvilly Moat Burial Mound Knockroe 52°52′50″N 6°40′42″W / 52.880559°N 6.678207°W / 52.880559; -6.678207
438 Leighlinbridge Castle Castle Leighlinbridge3836.jpg Leighlinbridge 52°44′09″N 6°58′41″W / 52.7357°N 6.9781°W / 52.7357; -6.9781
350 Lorum High Cross Cross Fragment Lorum 52°39′48″N 6°55′40″W / 52.663362°N 6.927915°W / 52.663362; -6.927915
352 Nurney Cross Cross Nurney cross - geograph.org.uk - 1094944.jpg Nurney 52°45′06″N 6°54′44″W / 52.7518°N 6.9123°W / 52.7518; -6.9123
3 St. Mullin's Early Medieval Ecclesiastical Site St. Mullin's.jpg St Mullin's 52°29′20″N 6°55′42″W / 52.488908°N 6.928461°W / 52.488908; -6.928461
452 Straboe Grave Slab Medieval Grave Slab Straboe 52°51′41″N 6°46′19″W / 52.861279°N 6.771970°W / 52.861279; -6.771970

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