Greystones Cancer Support visited Altidore Castle Kilpedder

Part of Heritage Week 2017.

Wonderful afternoon with Philip and Vicky Emmet and their son,  Thomas.

The family live in Altidore Castle and are direct descendants of Thomas Emmet.

Their farm supplies the organic meat for Farrelly’s Butchers in Delgany.

 

The Castle contains important memorabilia of the family and their relative,  Robert Emmet.

Robert Emmet,  famous patriot, was brother of Thomas Emmet.

Thank you to the Emmet family for a warm welcome and important history.

Thank you also to Amanda Emmet Booth,  sister of Philip,  and valued Member of GCS.

 

Heritage Week castle tours continue until Sunday,  27 August, 2017.

Bookings at 087 7601369.