Burt Castle Of The O’Doherty Clan

Burt Castle

Beside the southern shore of Lough Swilly stands Burt Castle. Built in the 1500’s it was once a stronghold of  the O’Doherty clan. Burt castle is perched on a hill that is surrounded by flat land. The occupants of the castle could see their enemy for miles and also see their other fortifications such as Inch castle and at Rathmullan. Today the castle lays […]