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Castle Hall

Halla an Chaisleáin

 
 
Castle Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
April 6, 2009
1. Castle Hall Marker
Inscription.
Castle Hall

The causeway entrance to the 13th century Dublin Castle lies under this building on the North/South axis. The Bedford Tower was built on the medieval entrance towers. This building, comprising of the former Genealogical Office and Guard House, together with their extension, on the site of the former La Touche Bank, has been renamed Castle Hall.

Halla an Chaisleáin

Tá an cabhsa go dti Calsleán 13ú haois Bhaile Atha Cliath suite faoin bhfoirgneamh seo ar an als Thuaidh/Theas. Tógadh Túr Bedford ar bharr thúir mheánaoiseacha an bhealaigh isteach. Is é Halla an Chaisleáin an t-ainm nua atá ar an bhfoirgneamh seo arb é atá ann an tSean-Oifig Ghinealaigh agus an Teach Garda, mar aon lena méadú ar shuiomh Sean-Bhanc La Touche.
 
Location. 53° 20.613′ N, 6° 16.056′ W. Marker is in Dublin, Leinster, in County Dublin. Marker can be reached from Castle Street just south of Lord Edward Street (National Road N81). Click for map. Marker is in the side covered entry alcove. Marker is in this post office area: Dublin, Leinster 2, Ireland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veronica Guerin (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Performance of Handel's Messiah
Castle Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
April 6, 2009
2. Castle Hall Marker
On wall behind center arch.
(about 150 meters away); Chris Reid Oral History Artwork Project (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Dublin Millenium Literary Parade (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); St. Patrick's Cathedral (approx. half a kilometer away); Saint Patrick’s Park (approx. half a kilometer away); Margaret Anna Cusack (approx. half a kilometer away); Fusiliers’ Arch (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Dublin.
 
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Castle Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
April 6, 2009
3. Castle Hall Marker
Bedford Tower (1761) steeple is visible.
 
 
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