Local history project by pupils of St. Patrick's B.N.S, Castlebar

 

Who led the French forces at the Races of Castlebar?

 

General Humbert led the French army to Castlebar. The Humbert Inn is where he held meetings in 1798. Now it is a pub and there's a plague on the wall to General Humbert.

Click here to read Alan's story of 1798 in Mayo.

 

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