Convent of Mercy Gort

Gort Kilmacduagh And KiltartanCounty Galway

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Convent of Mercy Gort. Originally Bridge House

Originally built circa 1771 by John Prendergast-Smyth.

Since 1857, it has been home to the Sisters of Mercy. 

It gets it's original name "Bridge House" from the bridge built in 1771 which traverses the Gort river and runs alongside the house and gardens.

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  • What a beautiful building

    Gort Galway

    Wednesday 18th September 2019, 10:28AM