Elizabeth Fort
Barracks Street, Cork Route Planner
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A flight of stairs leads to this old star-shaped fort (1603). Greatly damaged during the 1690 siege, it became a prison and then army barracks. At one point a Garda (police) Station, part of the fort is nonetheless open to the general public. Fine views.

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