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Kiltegan

Kiltegan

Kiltegan is a pretty village and it won Ireland’s tidiest town previously. Humewood Castle in Kiltegan is where the famous Wicklow rebel leader Michael Dwyer surrendered to Mr. Hume, MP of County Wicklow in 1803. It was agreed that he and his four lieutenants would be pardoned and with their families be sent to America. However, he was informed that he was being sent as a free man to the penal colonies of Australia.

GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 52.90404
Longitude: -6.605596

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South West Wicklow Heritage Trail

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80km / 50 miles / Full Day The county of Wicklow is naturally divided by the granite expanse of the Wicklow Mountains, the largest continuous...

Kiltegan

  • Kiltegan
  • fredwicklow
  • Towns & Villages
Kiltegan is a pretty village and it won Ireland's tidiest town previously. Humewood Castle in Kiltegan is where the famous Wicklow rebel leader Michael Dwyer...

West Wicklow Heritage Trail

  • Baltinglass
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
80 km / 50 miles / Full Day The county of Wicklow is naturally divided...
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