Geography

ATHENRY TOWN BUSINESSES IN 1992

Sources: FAS Teamwork Scheme 1989-1992

Leader; Mrs. Marie Fahy

Scheme Sponsors: Athenry Project Society

 

CHURCH STREET

 

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

 

Church Street

 

Brady’s Butcher

 

John Joe Brady

 

 

Church Street

 

Athenry Windows & Doors Ltd   Peter McDonagh  
Church Street   Video Shop  

John Dempsey

 

Church Street

 

Shopping Basket   Eamonn Neary  
Church Street   Monica’s Hair Salon  

Monica Cahalan

 

Church Street

 

Mary’s Hair Fashions   Mary Brett  
Church Street   Kelly’s Chemist  

Jim Kelly

 

Church Street

 

The Fields of Athenry/JerseyBar   Michael Melia  
Church Street   The Gift Centre  

Martin Burke

 

 

NORTH GATE STREET

 

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

 

North Gate Street

 

  Elegant Interiors     Pauline Rabbitte  
  North Gate Street     Fruit Shop  

Noel Gormely

 

 

North Gate Street

 

  Skillet Bar     John Comisky  
  North Gate Street     Fahy’s Supermarket  

Seamus Fahy

 

 

North Gate Street

 

  Dan’s Bar     Dan Whelan  
  North Gate Street     Houlihan’s Bar  

Mrs. Anne Houlihan

 

 

North Gate Street

 

Sutton’s Knitwear   Suttons  
  North Gate Street     Brinn’s Shoe Shop  

John Brinn

 

 

North Gate Street

 

  Glynn’s Bar     Rita Glynn  
  North Gate Street     D.H. Burkes  

D.H.Burke

 

North Gate Street

 

Indian Shop    
  North Gate Street     Clarin Jewellers  

Angela Crimmins

 

North Gate Street

 

Hessions Shop and Butchers Meg Hession
  North Gate Street     Accountant  

Michael Dolan

 

 

North Gate Street

 

  Pound Shop   Mrs. Gibbons
  North Gate Street     Cheevers  

Tommy Cheevers

 

 

North Gate Street

 

  The Arch Bar   Mrs. Josie Murphy
  North Gate Street   Ryan’s Shoe Repairs

Finbarr Ryan

 

 

North Gate Street

 

Clothes Shop   Pauline Gibbons  
  North Gate Street     Reilly’s Bakery & Restaurant  

Mr. and  Mrs. Reilly

 

 

North Gate Street

 

Discount Shop

 
 

North Gate Street

 

Street Talk  

North Gate Street

 

Dressmaker and Dry Cleaner

O’Briens

  North Gate Street   Photographer

Pete Conroy

 

COURT LANE

 

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Court Lane

 

Greaney’s SupeSave   P.J. Greaney
Court Lane   Styles Ahead  

Carmel Mooney

 

 

CAHEROYN

 

Road

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Caheroyn

 

Keating’s Garage Joe Keating
 Caheroyn   McNamara’s  Garage

Mattie McNamara

 

 

DAVIS STREET

 

Street Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Davis Street

Higgins Newsagent Willie Higgins
Davis Street McDonaghs Bar

McDonagh

Davis Street

Central Bar Ray Glynn
Davis Street O’Neills Shop

Maurice O’Neill

Davis Street

Hop Inn Paddy Burke
Davis Street   Fruit Shop

Farrells

THE SQUARE

 

The Square

Rooney’s Fashions Carmel Rooney

The Square

Lynch’s Takeaway Martin Lynch

The Square

Ulster Bank  
The Square Coppinger Drapery

Tommy Goppinger

The Square Gardner’s Saw Mill

Paddy Gardner

 

OLD CHURCH STREET

 

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Old Church Street

Barney Carroll Butcher

Barney Carroll

Old Church Street

Centra Foodmarket Jimmy Nolan
Old Church Street Maloneys Shop

Mrs. Maloney

Old Church Street

Maloneys “Hardware   Martin Maloney  
Old Church Street Thompsons Bar

Paul Thompson

Old Church Street

Healy’s T.V. Michael Healy
Old Church Street Farrell Insurances

Norman and Linda Farrell

Old Church Street

Credit Union & F.C.A.  
Old Church Street Somers Filling Station

Jimmy Somers

Old Church Street

M&C Insurance Sean Conneely

Old Church Street

Morrissey Shop Michael Morrissey

Old Church Street

Reillys Flower Shop

Katherine Reilly

Old Church Street The Old Church Diner

Jimmy Cannon

Old Church Street Dressmaker & Dry Cleaner

Margaret O’Hallaron

Old Church Street

John Kelly Auctioneer John Kelly
Old Church Street Eileen’s Hairdresser

Eileen Callanan

Old Church Street

Keanes Bar Mrs. Burke

Old Church Street

Marian Electric

 
Old Church Street Connollys Chemist

Peter Connolly

Old Church Street

Finnesse Teresa Kelly
Old Church Street Library

Galway County Council

CROSS STREET

 

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Cross Street

Torpey’s Bar & Paint Shop Sean Torpey

Cross Street

Fiddlers Green

Paddy Green

Cross Street

First National Building Society

 

Cross Street

E.B.S Frank Sweeney
Cross Street Dunclairn Arms

Peggy Sullivan

Cross Street

Dennison Car/Spares C&C Car Spares

Joe Dennison

Cross Street C and C Car/Spares

Leo Coffey

Cross Street

Conneely Hardware Jimmy Conneely

Cross Street

Brenda Hair Salon

Brenda Burke

Cross Street

Sweeney Auctioneer

F. Sweeney

Cross Street

Betting Office

Mullholland

Cross Street

Square Inn

Marie and Leo Gardner

Cross Street A.I.B.

A.I.B.

 

McDONALD’S LANE

Street

Business Name Proprietor (s)
McDonald’s Lane Barber Shop

Christy Archer

 

BRIDGE STREET

Street

Business Name

Proprietor (s)

Bridge Street

Hair by Claire Claire O’Brien  

Bridge Street

Browne’s Shop

Millie Browne

Bridge Street

Kineen’s Shop

Phil Kineen

Bridge Street Post Office

An Post

 

 KNOCKAUNGLAS

Townland

Business Name Proprietor (s)

Knockaunglass

Ruanes Petrol Pumps

Ruane Brothers

Knockaunglass

Dwyer Tyres

John Dwyer

Knockaunglass Laffey’s Garage

John Laffey

 

PROSPECT

Townland

Business Name Proprietor (s)

Prospect

Mart

Athenry Co-Op. Mart

Prospect Higgins Garage

Willie Higgins

 

SWANGATE

Street

Business Name Proprietor (s)
Swangate Hanberys Hotel

Martin and Lily Dunleavey.

               

McDonnell’s Lane

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