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Nurney, County Carlow

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Country  Ireland
Time zone  WET (UTC+0)
Elevation  144 m
Province  Leinster
County  County Carlow
Irish Grid Reference  S736671
Local time  Tuesday 5:36 AM
Nurney, County Carlow
Weather  1°C, Wind SW at 21 km/h, 86% Humidity

Nurney (Irish: Urnaí Nurnai, meaning "The Prayer") is a village in County Carlow, Ireland.

Contents

Map of Nurney, Co. Carlow, Ireland

Historic sites

The name suggests that there may have been a monastic site on the site in the 4th or 5th century. St. John's Church (Church of Ireland) is a listed structure, which was built by the local landlord John Bruen in the 1780s along with a schoolhouse.

Nurney Cross, located near St. John's Church, is a very early example of a high cross and is a National Monument.

Soccer

Nurney is home to Nurney Villa who compete in the Carlow Premier Division and Evening Herald Striker.

References

Nurney, County Carlow Wikipedia


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