Chláir means board or plank. A board was placed across the river Fergus outside Ennis, at a place which was to become known as Clare. It hosts the oldest known evidence of human activity in Ireland to the butchering of a bear and has been dated to circa 10,500 b.c
Motto: Dílis d’ar nOidreacht ‘True to our heritage’.
These are some of the most significant landmarks, buildings and monuments in County Clare