The event will be repeated on Sunday August 30th. Rendezvous: 10.15am, in front of Athenry Castle.
|fFrench Mausoleum, Monivea|
|Castle Ellen jn its imperial heyday|
|The new Dormitory|
|Climbing an old demesne tree|
|Captain Peter Lambert of Castle Ellen (c1785-1844)|
|Steps to the former Tennis & Croquet Lawns|
|Old farm machinery, Castle Ellen|
|Basement Servant's Quarters, Castle Ellen|
The Three Athenry Castles Looped Heritage Cycle Trail: Route Overview
|Bog Cotton, Monivea|
This is followed by a stopover in the quaint colonial plantation village of Monivea where flax in former times was laid out to dry on its spacious green.
|Prized Sheep at Monivea Fair|
|Fowl & Vintage Tractors at Monivea Fair|
|Archery at Monivea Fair|
After this thoroughly enjoyable event, we will continue onto Castle Ellen where visitors can enjoy a walk along the lawns of the famed Georgian mansion that was formerly the residency of the Anglo-Irish Lambert family.
|Lamberts' Coat of Arms|
Click here for an online map of the route.
|Keep, Athenry Castle|