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History Of Rock Of Dunamase Documented In New Book

The new book will be launched in the Midlands Park Hotel today.

A new book, documenting the history of a popular Laois amenity, will be published today.

'The High Fortress: A Guide to the Rock of Dunamase is launching in the Midlands Park Hotel in Portlaoise.

The beloved monument, which has been a landmark since the ninth century, is a staple for tourists in the county.

Early medieval historian Dr Matthew Stout and Geologist Dr. John Feehan contributed to the novel, which was written and edited by Peigín Doyle, and published by Wordwell Books.

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