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One of the best preserved and much over-looked medieval towns in Ireland
Clonmines, Bannow Bay. County Wexford 14th - 16th centuries Clonmines probably began it's life as a Norman settlement established by William Marshall in the 13th century as an alternative port to New Ross. The remains of this once considerable town include two tower houses, two fortified churches and an Augustinian Friary. The tower