Old Mervue neighbourhood map

Places of interest and public transport information for "Old Mervue" which a suburb on the east side of Galway City, first developed during the 1950s.


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1 Crown Square - Previously the Crown Controls factory, and before that Steinbock of Moosberg.
2 Penn Engineering
3 GRETB Training Centre,    Previously called FÁS Mervue Training Centre
4 Mervue IDA Industrial Estate / Business Park - see the Mervue business-park layout map for more information.
5 Thermo-King Ingersoll Rand main entrance
6 Tara Hall:  Previously  Royal Tara China and Gift Centre. Former family home of the Joyces.
7 Mervue shops.  Tenants include An Post / Mervue Post Office, Londis, Headmasters (hairdresser), Mulhollands, pharmacy, Chinese Garden restaurant, McGraths Butchers, key cutting and shoe repairs, Vincent's Curiosity Shop
8 Medtronic Mervue - back entrance
9 Radharc na Gréine / The Glass House residential development
Previously Ballybane House and the former Heneghan's Nurseries greenhouses.

Public Transport Information

This area was previously served by Bus Éireann's route 403- Ballybrit bus route which was cancelled in September 2018.    The replacement route 401-Parkmore bus travels along Monivea Rd, with stops both east and west of McDonagh / Clarke Avenue.

Also, route 405 - Ballybane buses serve the "New Mervue" area, which is only a few minutes walk away - see the New Mervue neighbourhood map for details.

See also

City Bus Details

"New" Mervue neighbourhood map for the area directly to the south

Neighbouring areas:
Wellpark,  Ballybrit,   Ballybane,   Merlin Park

Row of two-story shops / flats, at the end of a double-avenue with a wide grassy strip between
Mervue Shops