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Plassey

Plassey is an area in Co. Limerick on the River Shannon, near Castletroy and up-river from Limerick City. It is sometimes confused with the Plassey estate in County Clare which was owned by Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive, aka 'Clive of India'. Both were named after the Battle of Plassey 1757, which was part of the British Conquest of India.
Plassey House was owned by several Limerick families including the Maunsells, the Russells and the Baileys before it was acquired in 1933 by Patrick Keating, a Clareman who had made his fortune in China. On Patrick Keating's death the estate was purchased by the Rehabilitation Institute of Ireland from whom the new National Institute for Higher Education (NIHE) acquired it in 1970. NIHE later became the University of Limerick (UL).
The Black Bridge in the grounds of Plassey House crosses the Shannon from County Limerick into County Clare. Approaching Plassey across the bridge allows a number of scenic views. On the left is the beautiful lock house (Annabeg house) owned by the Ryan Family. To the right, there is a stony area of the river known as "Jim Stones". This is a very special spot for fishermen and is named after the late Jim Ryan who lived in Annabeg House, Plassey until the 1980s. Reference: Wikipedia.

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Living Bridge Fishing Party Student Village Fishing Trip
White Greylag Walking the dogs Me and my fish High-ways & By-ways
Plassey Sunset 2 Going Fishing Narcissus Sunlit Seat
Living Bridge Rusty Rudy Black Bridge 2 Reality Check
Fisherman Plassey Sunset 1 Fresh Salmon Four Boats
Mallard Hatchlings Swan Patrol Hooded Horseman After the Raft-Race
Shannon Sunset Sheepdog Rudy Navigator
Black Bridge, Spring Green Salmon Fly Fishing Jetty Rescue Sunset Reflections
Dangerous River Grey Heron River Root 2 Galloping Setter
Paper, Rock, Scissors Water-Polo - Clare-Team Plassey Sunset Golden Retriever
Riverside Path Reflections Black Bridge in Flood River Root
Red Kayak On the wing Looking for trouble Dog Hurley
Grey Heron Plassey Evening Sunset Rowing Plassey Sunset
Plassey Falls Policeman's Helmet Living Bridge Irish Dancing
A Gaggle of Geese Jesus Bugs Shannon in Flood * Fly Fishing
Rusty Rush Hour Flood Reflections Shannon River
Sunset Fishing Iced-in Boat Ruined Mill Last Rays 2
Black Bridge 1 * High Water Drama Golden Hour Cool Christmas Bird
Thomond Student Village Sunlit Island Window Last Rays
Plassey Sunset 2 Plassey Sunset Black Bridge Plassey
Teamwork Black Bridge 3 Foam Patterns Green Boat
Shannon River Golden Light Black Bridge 3 Plassey
Black Bridge Flooded Riverside Shannon Reflections Golden Hour
Flooded Riverbank Plassey Evening Plassey Evening 2 Plassey Evening
Spring Evening Romantic Spring Evening Salmon Fishing Last Rays
Winter Sunset River Shannon Angling Cots Jim Stones - Black Bridge
Shannon Sunset Black Bridge Entre Chien et Loup Ominous
Plassey Sunset Fishing Expedition Fishing Expedition 2 Sunset Reflection