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Notes on Charleville, County Cork

The Side-Switcher   Charleville was named in honour of Charles II who was restored to the throne as King of England, Scotland, and Ireland in 1660. The name was bestowed in 1661 by Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, Munster’s biggest landowner, who was very keen to get into the new king’s good books. During […]