Mountbellew Forge ; Mountbellew Demesne, County
Working forge and museum. Contains exhibits of old forge equipment such as
huge bellows and anvil. Also on display is a flat bottomed wooden boat
over a thousand years old recovered from a nearby graveyard.
Bobbyjo - Aintree Grand National Winner
Bobbyjo won the Grand National at Aintree in 1999 to become
the first Irish winner of the race in 24 years. The 10-1 shot and winner owned
by Mountbellew native Bobby Burke was ridden by Paul Carberry, and trained by
his father Tommy.
Garbally Castle, in the parish of Skehana, County Galway, was a 15th
century tower house of the O'Kelly clan.
Moylough Castle is an very early Hall House of the 13th
century. The chief of the OMannin clan resided at Moylough