Cappamore is a small town in the north east of County Limerick on the R505 road. Located in a valley close to the Mulkear River and overlooked by the Slieve Felim Mountains Cappamore has a prominent dairy industry, with a popular Cappamore Agricultural Show every year in August.Cappamore is also a popular rural base for salmon fishing the Mulkear, which is renowned as one of the finest Salmon Rivers in Ireland. There is a childrens playground located at the Community Centre in the town.Cappamore is approximately 20 minutes driving time from Limerick city. It has a rich agricultural hinterland in which the dairy industry is prominent. The town has several pubs and grocery shops. Other services include a dry cleaner, bookmaker shop and veterinary clinic.It is also a parish in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly.The sport of hurling is probably the most popular in Cappamore but Gaelic football, athletics (Bilboa AC) and soccer (Cappamore Celtic FC) have grown in popularity in recent years, along with ladies soccer now growing under Bilboa Ladies Soccer Team.
Cappamore has been digitally surveyed and is viewable if you follow this link: Cappamore (Towerhill) Historic Graves, click here
ST. MICHAELS CHURCH, CAPPAMORE
Rev. Richard Browne,PP, Cappamore,Co. Limerick.
Telephone: 061-381288/ Mobile: 086-8769837
St. Michaels Church,Cappamore
Saturdays and Eve of Holydays – 7:30P.M.
Sundays – 9:00A.M. and 11:00A.M.
Holydays – 9:00A.M. and 11:00A.M.
First Fridays – 10:00A.M. and 7:30P.M.
HAYES PUB; CAPPAMORE
John Hayes, Main Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381297
Main Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381107
O’DWYER PUB; CAPPAMORE
Sean O’Dwyer, Main Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381245
CORNER HOUSE BAR
Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381273
NED MCKNIGHTS PUBLIC HOUSE
Ned McKnights Public House, Main Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.
Phone: 061 381204/ Email: email@example.com
CAPPAMORE COMMUNITY PLAYGROUND
Cappamore Community Playground, Community Sports Centre, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.
Limerick County Council has developed a playground at the Cappamore Community Sports Centre. This playground has a wide range of play facilities suitable for children of all ages including children with disabilities.
The play equipment includes flat swings, cradle swings, inclusive swing, spinner, nexus free ride, rockers, play panels, toddler multi play unit and senior multi play unit.
The playground is open during daylight hours.
There is seating and ample car parking available.
WHERE TO EAT
Main Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381177,
Moore Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381500
Moore Street,Cappamore,Co. Limerick. Phone: 061 381989
THE CAPPAMORE SHOW
Portnard, Cappamore, Co. Limerick
Cappamore Agricultural Show is one of Irelands leading One Day Shows and is very highly regarded among exhibitors and regular Show supporters throughout the Munster region as well as nationally. The Show was founded in 1954 and has run continually since. Cappamore Show is distinctive in that it incorporates both displays and competitions in areas such as Cookery, Crafts, Agricultural and Horticultural produce and other areas that draw on the traditional skills, arts and crafts of the region, as well as more traditional Show sections such as Cattle and Horse showing and jumping classes.
CAPPAMORE CAMOGIE CLUB
Cappamore Camogie Club, Rathwood, Murroe, Co. Limerick.
Phone: +353 87 2031785
Cappamore Camogie Club was founded in May 2006. Started with under 12 but within months they had under 14’s and under 16’s. They did not take part in any competition that year. Started in 2007 competitions and performed very well at all ages. They are now hoping to start a junior team for anyone over 16.
Chairperson: Marie Keating
Nellie’s Cottage, Tower Hill, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.
Phone: +353 61 381127
Nellie’s Cottage is set in peaceful rural surroundings with pleasant walks nearby – also a number of golf courses. Cappamore and Doon Villages, ideal locations for good restaurants, are within 3km. Tipperary town 20km. Well-appointed house with two bedrooms en-suite.For a real taste of country living in an area of great scenic beauty, stay at Nellie’s Cottage near Cappamore in County Limerick. It offers quality self-catering accommodation whether you’re looking for a family holiday, a romantic break or just a comfortable and relaxing base for touring. The interior of Nellie’s Cottage is beautifully decorated and all rooms are elegant and relaxing. The property can accommodate a party of up to six people in a twin bedroom and two double bedrooms. Along with the three bedrooms, two of which are ensuite, the cottage has a fully fitted kitchen and a cosy living area. This pretty country style cottage enjoys a rural location but is only 3km from the picturesque villages of Doon and Cappamore. Tipperary town and Limerick city are also both only 20km away. While here you can fill your days with outdoor activities like golfing, fishing or exploring the pleasant walking trails nearby. Its location is great for touring the midlands, the south and the west of Ireland, so you really can make the most of your holiday in Ireland when you stay here. Nearby attractions for you to explore include Lough Gur, King Johns Castle and Croom Mills Waterwheel and Heritage Centre.
Phone: +353 62 79119
Restored farmhouse in peaceful setting in picturesque Slieve Felim mountain range. Forest walks nearby. All modern conveniences. House has 4 double bedrooms, 1 bedroom downstairs and 3 bedrooms en suite. Good touring base. House adjusted for disabled. Shannon airport 60km. Limerick city 30km. Golf 22km. Pets welcome. Location ideally suited to allow children play with freedom. Very peaceful location away for all distractions.
From Cappamore take road to Rearcross, at Bilboa crossroads take left heading for Rearcross, 4km from Bilboa cross, take road to left. House 0.8km on left hand side. From Rearcross, take rd. to Cappamore, 5km from Rearcross, take rd to right. House 0.8km on left hand side.
GoEco, Eyon, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.
Holiday makers seek a unique experience that they can apply to enhance their everyday lives. From their investment in an electric bicycle holiday with GoEco Ireland they can come away with experiences of Irelands legendary beauty, hospitality and culture together with gaining the required competence and confidence to cycle every day for fun, for work, for fitness. GoEco Ireland is Irelands leaders when it comes to personal electric transport. We offer guided tours (3 day short break, 3 day touring short break, 7 day all inclusive). The following are supplied as part of the package. – Airport transfers and luggage transfers – High spec. Rothar Glas II electric bicycles with painers – Detailed maps of the routes and points of interest – Water and energy drinks and bars – (Optional trailers with integrated tents and arranged tenting sites) – Accommodation with breakfast This initiative also gives people an insight into what personal electric transport is all about. Who can avail of an electric bicycle holiday that could not avail of a conventional bike holiday? People who: – Are disabled – Think they are too old – Think they are too unfit – Have not ridden a bicycle for years – Have a large family – Are already bicycle or electric bicycle enthusiasts.
HYNAN COACH TOURS
Hynan Coach Tours, Bilboa, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.
Phone: +353 86 2500433 / +353 61 381965
We are ideally situated in the hub of Irelands mid-west region, specialising in luxury coach tours, locally, nationally and internationally. Golf Tour transportation, Corporate Coach Hire and all major Sporting Events are catered for.
All services can be custom designed to our clients requirements. Collection from all major airports, Shannon Airport, Dublin, Cork, Belfast and Ferry ports, Rosslare, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin Port.
Our fleet caters for both large and small groups with many of our buses having wheelchair facilities. As members of the Coach Tourism and Transport Council of Ireland and Bórd Fáilte our luxury coaches and cars are inspected and approved to a high standard.
A 24 hour personal service is available together with a proven track record of exceptionally high standards of fleet maintenance with constant investment programs. Mike Hynan Coach Services is fully committed to providing our customers with a professional, efficient and enjoyable travel experience.
New Genealogical Free Websites.
- The Tithe Applotment Books 1823-1837.
- Griffiths land Valuation 1847-1864.
- Calendars of Wills and Administrations 1858-1920.
- ROUND ABOUT THE COUNTY OF LIMERICK: BY REV. JAMES DOWD, A.B.,AUTHOR OF LIMERICK AND ITS SIEGES. 1896
- Ireland Census 1901 and 1911 .
- Witness Statements taken from the Bureau of Military History (1913-21) Tipperary and Limerick Statements ONLY.
- Irish Army Census Collection 1922.
- Cappamore Historic Graves click here
- One of the best resources available free online is The Family search.org website.