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Mick McQuaid’s Castle, L. Shindillagh

The photograph depicts a poorly constructed stone cabin with a thatched roof secured with ropes. A plank rests against the thatch at the right hand end of the building. A doorway is visible in the left hand end. The whole building is only a few metres from the shore of Lough Shindillagh. The mountain in the background is Corcog. The caption refers to a contemporary cartoon character - Mick McQuaid…