Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Castle Sheppard

Estate(s)
Townland Creeragh
Civil Parish Uskane
PLU Borrisokane
DED Ballingarry 12
County Tipperary
Barony Lower Ormond
Description The Sheppards were living here from at least the 1770s.In 1786 Wilson refers to Castle Sheppard as the seat of "Mr. Shepherd". It was the home of a junior branch of the family. William Sheppard was resident in 1837 and in the early 1850s when the house was valued at £26 and held from Lord Ashtown. William died at Castle Sheppard in 1852 without heirs and both his brothers died unmarried in India. Valued at £18 in 1906 and occupied by the Honourable Cosby G. Trench. This house is now a ruin.

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