Clonmore, Co. Armagh during the Second World War

During the Second World War, elements of the British Army used the peatlands around Clonmore, Co. Armagh to train in preparation for battle.


Co. Armagh

Northern Ireland

Training among the Peat Stacks

On 24th September 1941, 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers undertook battle training among the Peat Stacks near Verner's Bridge at Clonmore, Co. Armagh. This area, once part of the Verner Estate is close to Peatlands Park.