Ballyragget is a town in north . It has a population of 1,450. The town is beside the river Nore. It is named after Richard Le Ragget, a Norman who owned the land around the town in the 13th century.

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Archaeological site
is a hill on the in the parish of Lisdowney Parish near Ballyragget, , . is situated 4 km south of Ballyragget.

is a 14th-centuryAnglo-Norman tower house located in Jenkinstown in , . is situated 4½ km south of Ballyragget. Photo: Postdlf, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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