Video - Fort ‘extensively damaged’ in blaze

A Journal reader has caught on video the blaze that extensively damaged part of the Old Fort at Greencastle earlier this week.

Fire crews were called to the fort around 10pm on Monday night.

Ben Clarke surveys the damage after the blaze at the Old Fort, Greencastle

Ben Clarke surveys the damage after the blaze at the Old Fort, Greencastle

Garda said the fire caused “extensive structural damage....a major investigation is underway.”

The site has been vacant for around ten years.

Footage and pics taken by Norris Kane