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  Castlebar - County Mayo - From The West of Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Castlebar - County Mayo - From The West of Ireland
Castlebar Mitchels at Hurling Feile in Kilkenny - 15, Jun 2007 - 23:37
Castlebar U14 squad enjoy their visit to Kilkenny.
www.castlebar.ie   (363 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Castlebar
Castlebar is an urban district council and is home to Mayo county council.
Castlebar was captured by the Confederate Irish in 1641.
It became a garrison town in 1691, and was one of the main British army outposts in Connaught.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Castlebar   (1280 words)

  
 Castlebar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Castlebar (Caisleán an Bharraigh in Irish, meaning "Barry's castle".) is the county town of, and at the centre of, County Mayo, Ireland.
French forces under the command of General Humbert aided a rout of the English garrison in the town during the failed Irish Rebellion of 1798.
McHale Park located in Castlebar is one of the major GAA grounds in Connacht with a capacity of 36,000.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Castlebar   (452 words)

  
 Pot of Gold Genealogy - Ireland
Castlebar, a market and post-town, and a parish (formerly a parliamentary borough), in the barony of Carra, county of Mayo, and province of Connaught, 44 miles (S.W.) from Sligo, and 125½ (W. by N.) from Dublin; containing 11,805 inhabitants, of which number, 6373 are in the town.
Castlebar, the seat of the Earl of Lucan, is romantically situated on the brow of a steep eminence overhanging the river, and attached to it is an extensive and well-wooded demesne, affording a pleasant promenade to the inhabitants of the town.
The living is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Tuam, united by act of parliament, in 1711, to the rectories and vicarages of Breafy, Turlough, and Kildeeamoge, and the vicarage of Islandedin, forming the union of Castlebar, in the patronage of the Archbishop.
www.geocities.com /genealogyinfo/ireland/dict-c.html   (4043 words)

  
 Battle of Castlebar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Castlebar occurred on 27th August during the Irish Rebellion of 1798 when a combined force of 2,000 French troops and Irish rebels routed a force of 6,000 British troops in what would later became known as the Races of Castlebar.
The build-up of the British forces at Castlebar had reached 6,000 soldiers with dozens of artillery pieces and huge supplies by dawn of the 27th August.
The obvious nature of his objective presented the reinforced British there with the apparent advantage of being able to deploy their forces to face a head-on attack from the Ballina road and their forces and artillery were accordingly arranged.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Castlebar   (774 words)

  
 Castlebar - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
CASTLEBAR, a market town and the county town of Co. Mayo, Ireland, in the west parliamentary division, on the river and near the lough of the same name, on the Manulla and Westport branch of the Midland Great Western railway.
The massacre was afterwards avenged in 1653 by the execution of Sir Theobald Burke (by that time Lord Mayo), who had been in command along with his father at the siege.
Four miles N.E. of Castlebar is Turlough, with a round tower 70 ft. high and 57 ft. in circumference, and other remains.
57.1911encyclopedia.org /C/CA/CASTLEBAR.htm   (281 words)

  
 Castlebar, Co. Mayo - 1 2 Travel - Ireland Travel Information Guide
As well as being the administrative seat of the county, it is is one of the fastest growing towns in Ireland.
Modern Castlebar has a selection of shopping facilities and a business infrastructure which bears almost no resemblance to the garrison town which was the location of so many battles in the past.
Castlebar has plenty to offer to those who like the outdoors, with a number of planned walking routes and plenty of good fishing available in the nearby rivers and lakes.
www.12travel.com /ie/West/Castlebar.html   (232 words)

  
 Welcome to Ireland West-About Ireland West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Castlebar (Caislean an Bharraigh) is the administrative town of Co Mayo.
Until the collapse of the rising, Castlebar was the capital of the ‘Provisional Republic of Connacht’.
Castlebar, with a population of 6,073 (1991), is now a developing, industrial, commercial and services centre.
www.irelandwest.ie /content.asp?id=125   (193 words)

  
 Welcome to the Castlebar Celtic Football Club Website
Castlebar Celtic C are in second place in the league with Snugboro just one point behind.
CASTLEBAR CELTIC A have been draw against their great rivals Westport United in the semi-final of the Mayo AIB Cup.
CASTLEBAR CELTIC Youths are holding their annual Flag Day on the 21st August 2004.
www.castlebarceltic.com /default.asp?nc=6390&id=114   (1133 words)

  
 Castlebar Pantomime
Castlebar Pantomime is based in the County Town of Mayo in the west of Ireland.
It was from 1951 to 1965 however that the roots of Castlebar Pantomime as we know it today appeared on the stage of the Town Hall, Linenhall Street, Castlebar.
Twenty years later in 2005, Castlebar Pantomime is celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a production of "Panto At The OK Corral".
www.castlebarpantomime.com /index.html   (269 words)

  
 County Mayo Towns - Castlebar, Mayo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Castlebar, the administrative capital of County Mayo with a population of over 6,000 is centrally located in an area rich in heritage, history, scenery and tradition and is the perfect base from which to explore one of the few unspoilt areas of western Europe.
Castlebar began as a settlement around a castle built by the de Barra (Barry) family.
Castlebar is a superb location for outdoor pursuits including planned walking routes and it is surrounded by some of the best fishing lakes n the West of Ireland.
www.countymayo.com /mayo_castlebar.htm   (1068 words)

  
 Western People: Rugby: Castlebar hold on for victory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
CASTLEBAR bounced back from a run of defeats on Sunday last when they got the better of old rivals, Westport, in a hugely entertaining and competitive encounter at Carraholly, Westport.
Castlebar did all their scoring in the first half and they led at the break by 14-3.
Castlebar got the perfect start when Michael Campbell scored under the posts after good approach work form Ger Prendergast, Paul Coady and Andy Olsen.
www.westernpeople.com /news/story.asp?j=16554   (432 words)

  
 Hostels in Castlebar - Youth Hostel
Devard is perfectly situated just 1 km from Castlebar, two doors from Spar supermarketplace on the main Westport Road.
All of the bed rooms are situated on the ground floor and some are wheelchair acce ible.
The TF Royal Hotel & Theatre is a lavishness 3 star family hotel situated in Castlebar in the wild splendour of County Mayo.
www.cheap-hostels-in.com /castlebar.htm   (287 words)

  
 Barney Kiernan, Castlebar - Estate Agent - houses and property for sale
Detached houses on the shores of Lough Mask - Shanvallyard, Tourmakeady
All negotiations are made subject to the contents of a formal contract to be prepared by the solicitor of the vendor or lessor.
Irish estate agent for properties in and around Castlebar, County Mayo in the West of Ireland.
www.castlebarproperty.com /BKiernan6.htm   (691 words)

  
 Castlebar - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Cured bacon and manufactured hats are products of the town, and Lough Castlebar is a fishing center.
Castlebar was occupied by the French in 1798.
Find newspaper and magazine articles plus images and maps related to "Castlebar" at HighBeam.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/C/Castleba.asp   (225 words)

  
 Castlebar-Westport Road Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
There are 145 private accesses 27 Road junctions, a primary school and a number of commercial premises along this section of road.
The area is in West Mayo and is rural in character with the towns of Westport and Castlebar at either end of the area.
The main obstacle in improving the existing N5 is the high degree of ribbon development and single dwellings along the existing road.
www.regdesign.com /Castlebar%20-%20Westport%20Scheme.htm   (878 words)

  
 GMIT, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology at Castlebar is located on approximately 20 hectares of land less than 10 minutes walk from Castlebar Town.
Students at Castlebar enjoy the advantages of being part of a relatively small student population with a high staff to student ratio.
GMIT at Castlebar is already establishing a special place for itself on the map of third level education in the west.
www.gmit.ie /campus/castlebar   (323 words)

  
 castlebar, county mayo accommodation - Daly's Hotel, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Daly's Hotel is the longest established hotel in Castlebar providing a full bar service, gourmet restaurant, conference and meeting facilities combined with 23 en-suite bedrooms for b&b accommodation.
Daly's Hotel was established in 1795 and has been tastefully renovated and refurbished to combine all of what is good from both the old and the new.
Castlebar is situated nearby several championship golf courses as well as lakes and rivers ideal for the angling enthusiast.
www.irelandwide.com /acom/dalys   (320 words)

  
 : CastleBar, review at WorldSSP.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Castlebar - County Mayo - From The West of Ireland - InfoRank:
This list of web design firms located in Castlebar, is not a complete list, rather it's just the firms that have either been submitted or found by the editor.
Linenhall Street, Castlebar County Mayo, Ireland Kiernan Estate Agents are a vibrant and progressive Property Firm and we have been operating in the Castlebar area since 1995.
www.worldssp.net /webinfo.asp?proid=2634   (461 words)

  
 Freundeskreis Höchstadt - Castlebar
Weshalb sie gerade Castlebar ins Auge gefaßt hatte, sei leicht zu erklären: Castlebar ist nicht nur die Heimat ihrer Eltern, sondern liege dazu in einer wunderschönen Gegend.
“Castlebar ist eine Stadt mit viel Leben.” Bereits seit zwei Jahren besteht mittlerweile der Kontakt zwischen Höchstadt und Castlebar.
Zaby, deren Eltern aus Castlebar kommen, lebt seit 35 Jahren in Deutschland, davon 22 Jahre in Höchstadt.
www.hoechstadt-castlebar.de /gruendung.html   (1029 words)

  
 Welcome to the Castlebar Celtic Football Club Website
CASTLEBAR CELTIC A have their home league game with Ballyheane changed to Thursday 5th August.
LOCAL CASTLEBAR publican Phillip Prendergast (Rays Bar, Castle Street), recently sponsored Castlebar Celtic B jerseys for the current season.
Celtic, who have the same central defensive partnership as the Mayo Kennedy cup side, were able to build from a solid back-line and attack with style.
www.castlebarceltic.com /default.asp?nc=1720&id=107   (558 words)

  
 Castlebar, Comté de Mayo dans l'Ouest de l'Irlande
Actuellement, Castlebar est une ville ayant de bonnes infrastructures et des entreprises offrant un large éventail de produits et services.
Castlebar dispose de nombreuses attractions pour les visiteurs.
Le large choix de distractions à Castlebar comprend la piscine, le bowling, le golf, les pubs et cafés, l'équitation, le tennis et bien d'autres disciplines encore.
www.ouestirlande.com /fmayo/fCasBar/fCasBar.htm   (466 words)

  
 Castlebar hotels, for discount hotels in Castlebar
All lodgings, bed and breakfast or guest house accommodation near Castlebar and the surrounding area can be viewed without obligation.
Hotels in Castlebar can be booked online, and you can be confident we've got the best hotels with over 60,000 hotels worldwide.
All distance calculations are provided for convenience and purely informational purposes, and we recommend that you check the location of your hotel and the distance from your desired location before making a reservation.
www.travel-hotels-europe.com /mayo-hotels/castlebar-hotels-3.htm   (384 words)

  
 Castlebar Golf Course, golfing vacation in ireland
Following a recent redevelopment project, Castlebar now boasts an 18-hole course which members and architect Peter McEvoy feel is "second to none" in Connaught.
Visitors are always welcome at Castlebar and are assured a warm welcome on arrival to the clubhouse.
It was clear there was an early interest in golf in Castlebar, as early as 1898, The Irish Times reported a match with a number of golfers from the town and members of Ballinrobe Golf Club.
www.goireland.com /vacations/golf/Castlebar.htm   (389 words)

  
 CastleBar 2.50.1 Reviewed by WorldSSP.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
CastleBar is a powerful yet simple toolbar menu to allow you to quickly launch applications or open folders.
CastleBar is easy to configure and easy to use.
When you click the toolbar button, CastleBar drops down a list of your configured parameters and allows you to choose one.
www.worldssp.net /DetailView.asp?proid=2634   (596 words)

  
 Ballina Colts - Basketball Club
Castlebar's superior height under the boards was telling with Martin Newcombe and Fergal Mc Andrew scoring inside.
But it was Castlebar that got the better start with a three pointer from Kieran Conway and two scores in a row from Edwin Quinn to lead for the first time 39-37.
Paul Heverin got some good scores for Castlebar inside, but the speed of this young Colts was too much for a tiring Castlebar team.
homepage.eircom.net /%7eballinacolts/news10.html   (485 words)

  
 Devard Hostel in Castlebar - Hostel Castlebar
With its high standards of quality and care, the visitor here is rewarded with that unique hospitality which is so much a feature of the west of Ireland.
Devard is ideally located just 1 km from Castlebar, two doors from Spar supermarket on the main Westport Road.
Castlebar is located in County Mayo in the west of Ireland.
www.hostelireland.com /hosteldetails.php?HostelNumber=7155   (387 words)

  
 Barney Kiernan, Castlebar - Estate Agent - Houses for sale
Detached houses on the shores of Lough Mask - Shanvallyard, Tourmakeady
All negotiations are made subject to the contents of a formal contract to be prepared by the solicitor of the vendor or lessor.
Irish estate agent for properties in and around Castlebar, County Mayo in the West of Ireland.
www.castlebarproperty.com   (320 words)

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