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Entrance Hall – Roebuck Castle

Contents of the Entrance Hall at Roebuck Castle at the time of the 1943 Auction.  

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Roebuck Castle – 1765

Rabuck [sic] Castle, near Mount Merrion, 2 3/4 miles from Dublin – 1765

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Map of Roebuck Townland – 1820

(from John Taylor’s map of the environs of Dublin, 1820)  

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Roebuck Castle Sale 1942

Roebuck Castle c1925 Roebuck Castle was put up for auction in September 1943, and there were two separate auctions – one for the Castle buildings and land (described as Castle, two lodges and 67 acres of land) and a second … Continue reading

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History of Roebuck Castle (updated)

Roebuck Castle c1795 (from Ball’s History of Dublin 1908) ROEBUCK CASTLE A short history from the Anglo-Norman Invasion to the present day. (from details given in 1943 auction brochure)   The earliest record of this historic residence dates from as … Continue reading

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