Rossmore Forest Park
Rossmore Forest Park is a national forest park located in County Monaghan in Ireland run by the Irish States forestry organisation; Coillte. It is situated a few miles just outside Monaghan town and has its main entrance on the Threemilehouse/Newbliss Road.
The park has many historical sights including some ancient cairns. The site of most notable historical interest is the site of Rossmore Castle which was demolished in the 1970s. It was the home of Lord Rossmore and the Rossmore family who were the local landlords of the area during the 18th and 19th centuries.
The park is now used mainly for recreational purposes and has many beautiful walks. Amongst its large number of trees and plant life are Californian redwoods planted at various locations. One of these Redwoods is situated near the entrance gate. The park also has an adjoining 18 hole golf course of Rossmore Golf Club.
The 2007 Horror Film Shrooms Was shot here.
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