Falling into decay

I had occasion recently to pass by the convent and I took the opportunity to document its further decline. It’s very sad to see it  gradually go to rack and ruin.

End of an era !


Radharc film of a Fair day in Abbeyfeale in 1963



Happy Day in June 1953

From Marie (Nelligan) Shaw in New Jersey comes this memory.

Marie wrote;

“I remember that agricultural display in the sports field in 1953 very well. On the extreme right there is a tall man in a dark suit, that was Mr. Morgan from Colbert St., next to him is my aunt Liz and the kid sitting on the fence is me.




Exciting developments at Listowel Garden Centre

Listowel Garden centre is a building site at the moment. Watch out for news of its grand reopening