Rockingham House Stones
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member haggaeus
N 53° 59.161 W 008° 14.032
29U E 550236 N 5982237
Quick Description: Stones savaged from the ruin of Rockingham House at Lough Key.
Location: Connacht, Ireland
Date Posted: 3/16/2015 1:36:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMNH27
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
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Long Description:
The Rockingham House was built as a residence of King Family in 1809/10 by the famous architect John Nash. In 1957 it was destroyed by fire and in 1970s the ruin was demolished. Selected stones have ben put on display near the piers.
The area is now a part of Lough Key Forest Park, a popular recreational spot.
Type: Remnant

Fee: no


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