1820 – Moyode Castle, Athenry, Co. Galway


About 3.5 km east of Athenry, Co. Galway, once the country seat of a wealthy Galway family called Persse, and constructed circa 1820.. The ruins can still be seen today. In the early twentieth century, the demense was briefly considered as a site for an agricultural college to improve farming methods in the area.

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