R2798 : Cassidy's (1), Carran, Co. Clare

near to Carran, Castletown and Fahee, Clare, Ireland

Cassidy's (1), Carran, Co. Clare
Cassidy's (1), Carran, Co. Clare
This is a public house and restaurant run by the Cassidy family, who have run a pub and grocery business in the area since before 1830. In 1956 the pub was relocated to the present building. According to the pub's informative website, the building was originally a Royal Irish Constabulary barracks dating from the 1840's. In 1920 it was burned down by the Irish Volunteers but later it was restored and used as a Garda (police) barracks. This is believed to be the only barracks in Ireland where you can buy a pint!

R2798 : Cassidy's (2), Carran, Co. Clare.
R2798 : Cassidy's (3) - sign, Carran, Co. Clare.
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2011
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 20 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 278 988 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:2.1183N 9:4.6022W
Photographer Location
Irish: geotagged! R 278 988
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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