Standing on the River Barrow the pre-Norman monastery at Kilmokea was a target for Viking raiders during the 9th and 10th centuries. When the Normans arrived in the 12th century, they took over this well-placed settlement and built one of the largest moated sites in Ireland here.
To find Kilmokea…
Type these coordinates into Google: 52.296560, -6.993111
Let the Normans lead the way…