Golden Vale Drive Limerick
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Location Ballyhoura, Limerick,Ireland # Locations 22
Media Audio, Text, & Pictures Tour Type Driving Category Historical Places
Tags Living Land, Ballyhoura Country, Limerick, Ireland, Lough Gur, Galbally, Kilfinane, Ballyneety, Pallasgrean, Bruff, Kilmallock, I Tour, Audio Tour,
Description GOLDEN VALE DRIVE iTOUR Distance: 112km (70 miles) The Golden Vale Drive iTour is made up of music, stories, folklore, history and poetry from the local people living along the Golden Vale Drive, Co.Limerick. The Golden Vale offers varied landscapes from the level pasture lands to the north to the foot of the highest inland mountain, Galtymore and the undulating picturesque countryside on the southern side taking in Griston Bog, the medieval town of Kilmallock and around Lough Gur, famous for its many archaelogical sites. The Living Land Golden Vale Drive iTour is an innovative product bridging the gap of yester year and today by utilising state of the art technology to preserve the heritage and culture of County Limerick for future generations. Living Land iTours offer much more than just a historical database of information. They contain tracks with information on areas of local interest, culture, heritage, sean-nos, songs, music, poetry, stories, information on mountain walks and references to flora and fauna. Visit: www.ballyhouracountry.com for more information on what to do along the Golden Vale drive. For further information on the living land series please contact: Clare Collins Managing Director t:+353 (0) 61 322852 m: +353 (0) 87 6270442 e: info@livingland.ie w: www.livingland.ie
Created By BallyhouraCountry on 6/25/2008
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Kilfinane
Pallasgrean
 
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Pallasgrean famous for Sarsfield's battle to save Limerick City when under siege in 1690.


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Pallasgreen, Co. Limerick
Cloverfield
 
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Lovely music from Cloverfield

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Old Pallas, Co. Limerick
Emly
 
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The full name of Emly in the Irish language is 'Imleach Iubhair' which literally mean...(more)

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Emly, Co. Limerick
Galbally
 
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History in Galbally dates back to the Ice Age!


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Galbally, Co.Limerick
Tig Roy
 
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Tig Roy provides a space where people can access Irish culture in a relaxed and frien...(more)

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Galbally, Co.Limerick
Ballylanders
 
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The most comprehensive history of Ireland ever writtem............

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Ballylanders, Co.Limerick
Sliabh Riadh
 
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If you see a white bull running head for the hills...................

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Glenbrohane, Co.Limerick
Ballinvreena
 
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was suppoesed to have seen the head of John the Baptist on a plate..............

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Ballinvreena, Co.Limerick
Ballinvreena Rambling House
 
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Story telling from Ballinvreena Rambling House

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Ballinvreena, Co.Limerick
Kilfinane
 
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O'Sullivan Beare on his walk north stayed in the vicinity............

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Kilfinane, Co.Limerick
Ballinvreena Rambling House
 
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Terry Tobin singing the cow from Glenroe at the Ballinvreena Rambling House.

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Ballinvreena, Co.Limerick
Kilmallock
 
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the Normans stronghold in munster........

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Kilmallock, Co.Limerick
Bruree
 
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the Palace of the Kings.........

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Bruree, Co.Limerick
Bruree
 
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Nora Kennedy singing My Limerick Vale.

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Bruree, Co.Limerick
Athlacca
 
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famed for all the wrong reasons in song and story...........

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Athlacca, Co.Limerick
Bruff
 
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where the private citizen first established the right of professional representation....(more)

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Bruff, Co.Limerick
Lough Gur Rambling House
 
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Music from Lough Gur Rambling House

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Lough Gur, Co.Limerick
Grange Stone Circle
 
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and there is the magic of the place..........

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Grange, Co.Limerick
Ballyneety
 
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the only remaining liberties stone..........

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Ballyneety, Co.Limerick
Ballinvreena Ramblin House
 
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Music from Ballinvreena Rambling House

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Ballinvreena, Co.Limerick
Slán
 
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Limerick City