- the county town of Co Mayo, Republic of Ireland; site of the battle (1798) between the French and British known as Castlebar Races. Pop: 11 371 (2002)
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Our week at Castlebar taught us a good lesson in this respect.
My short residence at Castlebar did not tend to controvert these impressions.
On the 23rd, ult., I went to the neighbourhood of Castlebar, among our schools.
Would you have me send the bell-man screaming in the streets of Castlebar?The Playboy of the Western World
J. M. Synge
You have perhaps heard already of my affair at Castlebar with Mr. Fitzgerald.Memoirs of the Courts and Cabinets of George the Third
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