Final appeal for Memories of the TURNPIKE.

Published on February 2, 2016

This month sees the final appeal by Flan Hehir of McNamara Park who is working on a new book on the history of the Old & New Turnpike area of Ennis. The book is being produced in conjunction with Clare Roots Society.  The current appeal is for contributions of photographs, documents, invoices and memorabilia of all kinds associated with the area. The new book while covering the old Turnpike back to 1752 it will also includes items associated with McNamara Park, Dalcassion  Avenue, Drive & Park, Turnpike Road. Flan can be contacted by phone at (087) 6534966 or e.mail  or contact can also be made through Clare Roots Society Secretary at