Connaught Vintage Car Rally

25-27 June 1999


Hugh McGinley, Castlebar, took his camera to the Mall on Saturday 26th June 1999, to photograph some wonderful old cars for the Castlebar Web Site. This is what he saw through his lens.

A beautiful MG TC, 1948 owned by Anton Heneghan, Castlebar. Heneghan's Engineering were the rally's main sponsor - Congratulations to Anton on a great success.



John Cunningham with his 1960 Ford Anglia

John Cunningham, Breaffy Road, Castlebar outside Daly's Hotel with his 1960 Ford Anglia.


Michael Hannaway, Breaffy, owns this Austin 10 - a real beauty.

25k Michael Hannaway



Pat Dunne brought his yellow 1971 Triumph Spartan from Portlaoise to Castlebar for the event.


A 1929 Rolls Royce owned by Eddie McIlwaine from Larne.




Bill McDonagh's Silver Alvis, 1926. Bill was visiting Castlebar all the way from Loughall, Armagh.


A green thing of beauty with Christ Church among the trees in the background...


All Photographs ©Hugh McGinley 1999

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