Save the Barrow line


After the Flood


Last autumn on long stretches around Ballitiglea and Clashganny Waterways Ireland infilled the line with the crushed limestone surface that they propose for the Barrow Blueway. The sorry sight of what was left after the flood follows ....

Crushed limestone infill

crushed limestone infill



Waterways Ireland had removed the grassy surface from the line just north of Tinnahinch/Graiguenamanagh  (under the Devil's eyebrow) and replaced it with a hard core surface. The sorry sight of what was left the flood follows ....

devil's eyebrow