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Evictions, Classy parties and a hunting estate to rival Balmoral
Glenveagh Castle, Glenveagh National Park. County Donegal 1867 Glenveagh Castle was built in 1867 by John George Adair, a wealthy land speculator from Co. Laois. His dream was to create a beautiful hunting estate in Donegal by buying plots belonging to small landowners. It was here, in 1861, that he would shroud his name in