The Village of Goresbridge

Goresbridge is peaceful picturesqe village located in County Kilkenny and is just a few miles North along the River Barrow from The Coachouse.

canal walk at Goresbridge

canal walk at Goresbridge

canal walk at Goresbridge

Goresbridge is named after the "New" Bridge built in 1756, which gives rise to town's Irish name of An Droichead Nua.

bridge over the River Barrow

swan's nest at Goresbridge

The Barrow is peaceful as it flows under the bridge and past the town, where swans, ducks and even otters can be seen.

Fishing around The Barrow and the Three Sister rivers

Hill walking in the Blackstairs Mountains

More photographs of Goresbridge

visit the village of Graiguenamanagh just 5 miles up the river.

More information on antiquities in the area

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