• Agri. Show Prog. 1948

  • Proposed Major Industrial Development for Athenry (2004)

    By Peter Feeney Source: Athenry ADC’s publication-The Athenry journal, No. 18, 2004 When the IDA announced their plans to develop a 300 acre Science and Technology Park at Athenry it opened a new chapter in the town’s history and in ...
  • Industrial Athenry in the 1940-1950 period

    by Sean Dempsey Source: ADC’s publication-The Athenry Journal, Vol., 3, No. 1, 1997 Western Bag Factory The first industry that comes to mind was the Western Sack and Bag Company. That factory was situated in Caheroyn, where McNamara’s garage is ...
  • Athenry Chamber of Commerce & Industry (1997)

    Cumann Tionscail agus Tráchtála, BaileAtha ‘n Ri Source: ADC’s Publication-The Athenry Journal, Vol., 3, No. 1, 1997 A.G.M held in the New Park Hotel on the 26th February. Officers Elected were: President: Robert Gallagher; Vice-President: Michael Healy; Secretary: Philip Farrell; ...
  • The Athenry Bag Factory

    Sources: FAS Teamwork Scheme 1989-1992 Leader; Mrs. Marie Fahy Scheme Sponsors: Athenry Project Society In March, 1934, the formation, of the bag factory in Athenry for the manufacture of bags was almost complete and only awaited the sanction of the ...
  • Byrne Mech Limited

    Source: Contact Magazine 1979 Byrne Mech Ltd is now two years in operation. Initially employing only four people the company has expanded enormously and at present employs thirty of a staff producing such diverse components as u-bolts, cleats, brackets for ...