Ballyhide

Ballyhide

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ballyhide is a rural townsland and village in the extreme South Eastern corner of County Laois, Ireland at the border with County Carlow. The nearest urban centre is Carlow town which is 3 kilometres to the North East. It is located in the Luggacurren Local Electoral District. The most densely populated area of Ballyhide is a small village situated beside the River Barrow at the border with Crossneen, another townsland. Most of the population are employed in Carlow town although some also work in the Clogrennane Lime plant which is situated 2.5 kilometres to the South West, some travel as commuters as far as Dublion and some also farm the land in this highly agricultural area. Dairying is a major agricultural enterprise.In the arts, Kathleen O'Rourke who grew up here went to school in Graiguecullen has a short animated film nominated for the 2010 Oscars in LA California.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136633221
  • 9786136633220