Achillhenge draws tourists while it awaits demolition
Council pursues developer to demolish eyesore
A local council is insisting that it is still pursuing the developer known as the Anglo Avenger to get him to demolish a divisive Mayo “landmark” dubbed Achillhenge.
Joe McNamara came to public attention when he drove a cement mixer bearing the words ‘Toxic Bank Anglo’ into the gates of Leinster House in 2010.
He later built an enormous Stonehenge-like structure without planning permission on Achill Island. The structure is still standing after almost three years.
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