Planxty O’Rourke / Pléaracha na Ruarcach
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Planxty O’Rourke / Pléaracha na Ruarcach

A song describing the legendary feasts of O’ Rourke , presumably held at the now ruined Banqueting Hall behind Villiers Castle in Dromahair . The poem is based on the Christmas festivities held in the Great Hall of the castle at Dromahaire, County Leitrim, by the Irish chieftain Brian na Murtha O Ruairc, Prince of Breffni, and … Continue reading