Project Description

Client: Newry, Mourne and Down Council


Upgrading of 8 public amenity sites in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland within the Mourne, Cooley and Gullion areas.

Works included:

These included:

  • Works complimented the Mourne Coastal Route projects also completed by FP McCann. This included: Spelga Car Park, Spelga Dam, Mourne Mountains, Co. Down
  • Binnian tunnel Western End, Silent Valley, Mourne Mountains, Co.Down
  • Slieve Gullion Car Park, Slieve Gullion, Co. Armagh
  • King John’s Castle, Carlingford
  • Windy Gap (Long Women’s Grave), Carlingford
  • Black Mountain Public Car Park, Black Mountain
  • Tullaghomeath, Co.Louth
  • Omeath– Co.Louth

Works complimented the Mourne Coastal Route projects also completed by FP McCann.

This included:

  • Construction of car parking areas
  • Resurfacing of existing roads and footways
  • Vitreous enamel entrance features
  • Creation of picnic areas
  • Exposed aggregate concrete viewing areas
  • Street furniture including bollards, bins, picnic tables etc
  • Feature Vitreous Enamel interpretation signs
  • Soft landscaping including hawthorn hedge planting