A sample of the poems written by Denis O'Donoghue are featured on this site. Denis's poems are full of the heritage of Castlemagner and its environs. They convey the essence of the places mentioned and delightful interpretations of the characters and events that are recounted in his verses.



1. Magner's Tower

2. The Castlemagner Immigrant

3. The Top of Ardoyne Hill

4. The Height of Kilbrin

5. The Men in the Black & Amber (1952 Football Final)

6. The Amber & Black (1954 Hurling Final)

7. The Cork Double 1990

8. The Eavesdropper

9. Sarsfield's Ride

10. The Ballyneety Raid

11. Limerick's Lamentation (Jacobite)

12. The Boys of the 30th Platoon

13. MacAlasdrum"s March

14. The Island Girl in the City

15. The Days of Long Ago

16. Lohort - The Story of a Castle

17. The Castlemagner Queer