Shannonbridge - Fortifications loop

County Roscommon
Grade Easy
Length 0.5 km
Time 30 mins
Format Loop
Dogs Allowed No
Waymarking Black arrows and text
Start Point
At entrance to Fort
Finish Point
At entrance to Fort
Nearest Town to Start Shannonbridge
Grid Ref. M 965 258
Lat. and Long. 53.279521, -8.051428

The Shannonbridge Fortifications Loop is a short external tour of the Napoleonic Fort in this riverside town. It is focused on the history of the fort with 7 stops along the way. There are some gorgeous panoramic views of the River Shannon and surrounding countryside.

Trail Management

Shannonbridge Action Group, email


Car parking, shops

Waymarked with black arrows and text at each stop indicating how to get to the next stop

OSI Maps

OSI Maps

Discovery Series Sheet 47

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