Old Drogheda Society
Guided tour by
Wednesday July 23rd 2014
The first extension to the castle, forming part of the present house was built before 1582 when Dame Genet (Janet) Sarsfield came to live here. A new entrance doorway with a much higher lintel had to be built as Genet was reputed to be the tallest woman in
The present front hall, drawing room and dining room date from around 1750. The upper floors were added in two stages between 1800 and 1860.
Cost €20.00 per person
Including coach travel, tour of castle, tea/coffee and sandwiches at a nearby hostelry.
Bolton Square: 6.30pm. Sharp
Bus Departs Millmount: 6.45pm. Sharp
Advance booking essential:
at Millmount Tel: 9833097, not later than Monday July 21st, 2014.
Minimum numbers will be required for this outing to operate.
PLEASE NOTE NEW DEPARTURE POINTS
Old Drogheda Society - History, Archaeology & Heritage
Millmount, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland. Tel. 041-9833097