Road closures for Wexford stages rally
Published 13/08/2016 | 00:00
A large number of roads across the south west of the county will be closed temporarily in September for the Wexford Stages Motor Car Rally.
The rally takes place on Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
The following townslands will be affected on the Saturday for Stage A of the rally: Scullabogue, Raheenaclonagh, Misterin, Tomgarrow, Oldcourt, Templeshelin, Ballagh, Templenacroha and Rathurtin. The alternative route is from Scullabogue to Ballinaboola, to Old Ross, to Corcoran's Cross, to Ballymacksey, to Adamstown, to Scullabogue via N25, L4010, L4008, L4003, N30 and R735.
Stage B: Donard affects roads in the townslands of Clonleigh, Ballygalvert, Donard, Poulpeasty, Kilegney, Forrestalstown, Rathnure Lower and Garaun Lower. The alternative route is from Clonleigh to Corcoran's Cross, to Ballywilliam, to Killann, to Ballyhighland, to Rathfylane, to Moneytucker, to Clonroche, to Clonleigh via N30, L4003, R731, L2029, LR730 and N30.
Stage C: Lambstown: will see road closures at Crandonnell, Bregorteen, Davidstown, Blackhall, Bulgan, Lambstown Little, Mountainmuck, Lambstown Great, Corlican and Kereight. The alternative route is from Crandonnell, to Harristown, to Barry's Crossroads, to Barmoney Cross, to Galbally, to Ballymorris, to Killurin, to Newtown, to Barntown, to Crandonnelll via the N25, L3071, L3007, L8069, L6083, R730, N11 and N25.
On Sunday, September 11, on Stage D, there are road closures at Taghmon, Blastknock, Ballyngale, Rochestown, Aughermon, Coolraheen, Coolcull Big, Coolcull, Coolateggart, Upton, Coolcull Big, Ardenagh Little, Ardenagh Great, Knocktarton and Ballymitty. The alternative route is from Taghmon to Waddingtown to Wellingtonbridge to Foulksmills to Barry's Cross to Shaoule Cross to Taghmon via R738, R733, L3035, L3033, L3030, L3031 and L3032.
Stage E road clsoures include: Hightown, Garrison, Moortown Great, Tullycanna, Knockbine, Harristown, Kilcavan, Quitchery Great, Graigue, Busherstown, Ballyfrory, Fannystown, Ambrosetown, Scurlogebush, Rochestown and Scar.
The alternative route is from Waddingtown to Baldwinstown to Duncormick to Carrick to Wellingtonbridge to Waddingtown via R738, R736 and R733.