Dublin to Westport and Achill – 1891

Description of journey, primarily by Rail, in dub_westp_91_logo-lrg 1891 from Dublin to Westport, with notes of outings to places of interest from Ward’s Travel Guide to Ireland – 1891 (part 2). Additional photos are from separate sources and date from c1900, map below showing the rail route is extract from an 1897 map by Matthews of Northrup Co., Buffalo N.Y.


Part 1 Broadstone Dublin, Lucan, Celbridge, Maynooth (pg. 190)
Part 2 Mullingar, Westmeath Lakes, Castlepollard (pg. 191)
Part 3 Athlone, Seven Church of Clonmacnoise (pg. 192)
Part 4 Clonmacnoise (pg. 193)
Part 5 Clonmacnoise, Shannonbridge, Ballinasloe, Auburn (pg. 194)
Part 6 Lough Ree (pg. 195)
Part 7 Roscommon, Claremorris, Ballinrobe, Cong (pg. 196)
Part 8 Hollymount, Ballinrobe, Manulla Junction, Ballintober Abbey (pg. 197)
Part 9 Castlebar, Pontoon, Foxford, Westport (pg. 198)
Part 10 Croagh Patrick, Murrisk Abbey (pg. 199)
Part 11 Westport, Delphi, Bundorra (pg. 200)
Part 12 Delphi, Westport, Achill Island, Newport (pg. 201)
Part 13 Mulrany, Achill Sound, Achill Island (pg. 202)
Part 14 Dugort, Seal Caves, Slievemore, Menawn Cliffs (pg. 203)
Part 15 Croaghaun, Tonatan Valley, Menawn Cliffs, Dooega, Slievemore (pg. 204)
Part 16 Croaghaun, Keel, Dooega Head (pg. 205)

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