Ennis The Essential
Ennis is the administrative centre of County Clare. A stroll through its narrow, winding streets will reveal countless images of the past and memories of a bygone era, such as the West Clare Railway steam train, immortalised in the song by Percy French Are You Right There, Michael, Are You Right ?, which is mounted on a plinth near the station. The line was closed in 1961 and the station is no longer used except for freight transport and buses.
Covering much of County Clare, the
Set in a splendid, craggy landscape,
The R477 road hugs the coast around
This monastery was founded by St Tola in