Mythology, History and Folklore from the Fields of Athenry
|Welcome to The Athenry
History Archive - www.athenry.org
|Athenry is a classic example of an Irish
Medieval town. It still retains its Medieval Castle, Parish
Church, Priory, Market Cross, North Gate all within its walls
of which 75% still remain in very good condition
||THE PUBLICATION of this book
marked the 100th Anniversary of Carnaun National School.
An invaluable record of some of the social history of the Athenry area.
|"The Athenry Journal" founded and edited by Finbarr O'Regan
(later editions were edited by Conrad O'Broin) was published
by Athenry Area Development Company and contains lots of local
news and history! 1995 - 2004
||A book comprising of articles on the townlands of Castle Lambert, Castle Ellen and Carnaun, The Lambert Families of the Athenry Area and their connection with Sir. Edward Carson of Ulster. 1999|
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