Castle Forbes Demesne B. S. Sketch
Castle Forbes J. 0'D.
Castle Forbes Down Survey Maps
Situated immediately west of the town of Newtownforbes, and is bounded on the W. by Lough Forbes. Contains 1,347 acres.
This td. contains 2 portions of bog; the remainder is ornamental ground, gardens; walks and wood. Near the centre stands the principal residence of Lord Forbes. About a � mile west of the Castle are the ruins of a church. This is the largest demesne in the County.