Tag Archives: Cashen

New header photo March 2020

Gandalows on the Cashen, which enters the sea south of Ballybunion in Co Kerry. The photo was taken from the bridge on the R551 in 2015.

Quadrupling Kerry’s canals

I thought there was only one canal in Co Kerry, but there were three more at Lixnaw. They’re still to be seen and they have interesting associations.

Thanks to Ewan Duffy of Industrial Heritage Ireland for the tip-off.


Material has been added today to the pages on

  • non-WI workboats
  • traditional boats and replicas
  • Waterways Ireland workboats
  • Irish waterway bogs.

See links to the right.