Tag Archives: Darina Tully

Who built the quay at Kildysart?

The Shannon Commissioners didn’t, but who did? Read about it here. Topics covered include a quad bike, a gandalow and a mausoleum.

Crovraghan continuity

The cattle-carrying lighters and other interesting boats at Crovraghan.

Rosscliff

Rosscliff is a cattle port on the Fergus estuary. It is not clear whether this is the location of the quay referred to by Lewis and the Parliamentary Gazetteer in their entries for Ballinacally (Ballynacally).

Intricate channels and interesting boats

Another of the quays on the west side of the Fergus estuary: Lackannashinnagh, near Killadysert (Kildysert).