Woollen Mills Waterford

Industrial heritage along the greenway

Ireland’s industrial heritage along the greenway We cycled the new Waterford greenway, which runs for 46 kilometres along the Dungarvan to Waterford old train line.  One of the stops on the greenway is the quaint small town of Kilmacthomas, where this impressive 7 arch stone rubble rail viaduct which spans over the River Mahon, dominates the local landscape.  It opened in 1878 for the Great Southern … Continue reading Industrial heritage along the greenway

Mountain Tipperary Waterford glaciated

The Comeragh Mountains – Lough Mohra

Recently, we decided to go for a walk in the Comeragh Mountains, and more specifically explore one of the nine lakes or Coums. The Comeragh Mountains are a glaciated mountain range situated in the south-east of Ireland in County Waterford. The Comeragh range is made up of twelve mountains and the highest point is at 792m (2,598 feet). Lough Mohra was the lake we decided … Continue reading The Comeragh Mountains – Lough Mohra