Academic scenery

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Ireland

The installation of new drains, or similar civil engineering works, have closed the Kilkenny road at Durrow. Anyone who drives the road will know that there are few alternative routes and that whichever alternative one chooses, it is ill-fitted to cope with the traffic usually carried  by the main road, particularly ill-fitted to carry the many milk tankers trying to reach the large milk factory at Ballyraggett.

The designated alternative route, the one indicated by large signs, is the road northward from Ballyraggett, through Ballyouskill and Ballinakill, to Abbeyleix. On …