Dicksboro GAA Club

 

Location

 

 

These directions to Dicksboro's grounds at Palmerstown are based on the major approach roads into Kilkenny city,
travelling by bus. The major roads are Castlecomer Road; Freshford Road; Carlow Road; Bennettsbridge Road;
Waterford Road and Callan Road. 

The clubs GPS co-ordinates are:  N52 39'29.09"  W7 16'22.92

 

 
From Castlecomer Road: (Traffic from Athy, Portlaoise, Abbeyleix, Durrow).  Approaching  the city the Newpark Hotel is on
your left. At the roundabout after the Newpark turn right and continue over River Nore. At the next roundabout turn left. Continue
on to traffic lights and go straight through(when green).  At next roundabout turn right,  St Canices Church is on your right at
this roundabout.  Continue for approx 200 metres to the next rounabout and turn left. The clubhouse and grounds are about 1 km
out this road on the left hand side. 
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From Freshford Road: (Traffic from Urlingford, Tipperary, Limerick, Thurles) Approaching the city there is a Q-Oil Service
Station on left and later St. Lukes hospital on left. Just after the hospital turn right at a small roundabout. The road then takes a
swing around to the left. Continue on past two schools on left. At the next small roundabout turn right on to the Tullaroan Road.
The clubhouse and grounds are about 1 km out this road on the left hand side . 
See Google Map.

 

From Carlow Road: (Traffic from Carlow and eastern areas).  Turn left on to the ring road. Continue straight at the next four
roundabouts. At the 5th roundabout take the 2nd exit (Hotel Kilkenny on right) towards the city. Continue for aprox.
150 metres to next roundabout. Go through this roundabout and almost immediately turn left ( at Sceilp Pub) and continue
for 1 km through residential areas. After passing the Garda station on the right go straight at the next roundabout. After about 200
metres turn left at a small roundabout on to the Tullaroan Road. The clubhouse and grounds are about 1 km out this road on the
left hand side. 
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From Bennettsbridge Road: (Traffic from Thomastown and south east) As you approach the city turn left at the 1st roundabout
on to the ring road. Continue straight at the next three roundabouts. At the 4th roundabout (Callan roundabout) take the 2nd exit
(Hotel Kilkenny on right) towards the city. Continue for aprox. 150 metres to next roundabout. Go through this roundabout and
almost immediately turn left(at Sceilp Pub)  and continue for 1 km through residential areas. After passing the Garda station on the
right go straight at the next roundabout. After about 200 metres turn left at a small roundabout on to the Tullaroan Road.
The clubhouse and grounds are about 1 km out this road on the left hand side. 
See Google Maps

 

From Waterford Road: (Traffic from Waterford and south) As you approach the city go straight at the 1st roundabout. Then
Springhill Hotel  is on the right. At the next roundabout turn left on to the ring road. Continue straight at the next roundabout.
At the next roundabout (Callan roundabout) take the 2nd exit (Hotel Kilkenny on right) towards the city. Continue for approx.
150 metres to next roundabout. Go through this roundabout and almost immediately turn left (at Sceilp Pub) and continue
for 1 km through residential areas. After passing the Garda station on the right go straight at the next roundabout. After about 200
metres turn left at a small roundabout on to the Tullaroan Road. The clubhouse and grounds are about 1 km out this road on the
left hand side. 
See Google Map

 

From Callan Road: (Traffic from Cork, Clonmel, Callan and south west) At the 1st roundabout take the 1st exit for the city
centre. Continue for aprox. 150 metres to next roundabout. Go through this roundabout and almost immediately turn left
(at Sceilp Pub) and continue for 1 km through residential areas. After passing the Garda station on the right go straight at the next
roundabout. After about 200 metres turn left at a small roundabout on to the Tullaroan Road. The clubhouse and grounds are
about 1 km out this road on the left hand side. 
See Google Maps