River Ara



The River Ara is a river in County Tipperary, Ireland.NameThe Ara takes its name from the ancient territory of Ara in which it is found, ruled by the Ó Donnagáin . It gives its name to the barony of Owney and Arra and the Arra Mountains, while Tipperary town takes its name from Tiobrad Árann, spring by the ArseThe Ara rises in Shrough in the Glen of Aherlow. It flows north, passing under the R662 near Mount Bruis village and meeting a tributary in Shronell. It flows on eastwards, passing through Tipperary where it passes under the Limerick–Rosslare railway line, is bridged by the R664 and separates The Abbey School from the rest of the town. The Ara flows southward past Tipperary Golf Club and then eastward through Bansha Wood. It is bridged by the N24 near Kilshane House and recrosses the Limerick–Rosslare railway line. It continues southeastwards through Bansha and is crosses by Bansha Bridge, a triple-arched limestone bridge (1863). In Ballymorris it drains into the Aherlow River.WildlifeAs with many tributaries of the River Suir, the Ara is a noted brown trout fishery. A restaurant on Abbey Street, Tipperary, just yards from the river, bears the na Brown Tr

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Alternative & Holistic Health Service

Dr. Mairead Breen DC, Chiropractor
24 Bank Place, Tipperary
Alternative & Holistic Health Service, Chiropractor, Professional Service

Arts & Entertainment

Personalised Invitations for any occasion
Clonmel, Tipperary 000
Arts & Entertainment

Child Care Service

Grangemockler Play Station
Grangemockler, Carrick-On-Suir,, Tipperary 1
Child Care Service, Education

Cleaning Service

Spooners Cleaning Services
Glebe View, Roscrea, Tipperary none
Cleaning Service, Professional Service

Elementary School

Scóil Rince na Trí Chontae
Kilbehenny Community Centre, Kilbeheny, Limerick, Ireland
Elementary School


Joe Hourigan Menswear
Main Street, Tipperary, Tipperary


Fennelly TREE Felling
Thurles, Tipperary Ireland
Gardener, Agricultural Service, Professional Service

Grocery Store

Galtee Free-Range Eggs
Ballinacourty, Aherlow, Tipperary
Grocery Store
Horgan's Delicatessen Supplies
Knocknamuck, Mitchelstown, Ireland none
Grocery Store, Company

Hair Extensions Service

Hair extensions by nicola
Tipperary, Tipperary eire
Hair Extensions Service, Hair Salon

Health Food Store

Healthy Vision
Main Street, Roscrea, Tipperary
Health Food Store, Medical & Health, Shopping & Retail

Home Improvement

KM Kitchens
Aherlow, Tipperary
Home Improvement
Kearneys Nursery
galbally, E34 FK40
Home Improvement

Home Improvement Service

DF builders
Clogheen, Tipperary
Home Improvement Service

Landmark & Historical Place

Aherlow River

Landmark & Historical Place

Landmark & Historical Place, Residence

Local Business

The Kingdom
OB's Kilross

Local Business
Lisvernane Aherlow
Limerick, Ireland
Local Business
Dan Casey's Pub, Kilbehenny

Lismacue Stud
Cork City
Local Business
Edges Hair Salon
Main Street, Ballylanders
Hair Salon
Local Business
The Foxes Den

Pub, Hindu Temple
SkyFrame & Art
Garryduff House, Tipperary, Tipperary
Local Business
Corcoran Property Maintenance
Shanbally Moycarkey Thurles Tipperary, Tipperary
Home Improvement
MacDermott's Bar
Ballylanders, Ireland
Sports Bar
Galtee Beag Summit

Local Business
Aidan Frewen - Painting Contractor
Ballylanders Co Limerick
Home Improvement

Medical & Health

Bee Balanced Nutrition
Kildrum, Cork
Medical & Health
The Dream Body Project Co.
Tipperary, 0000
Medical & Health, Sports & Recreation


Slievenamuck Mountain

Rock of Thorabh

Mountain, Region
Galtee Mor


Performance & Event Venue


Performance & Event Venue

Professional Service

A&A Wedding Photography
Bansha, Tipperary
Local Business
Georgina Skehan Consulting
Carrick on Suir, Tipperary Tipperary
Professional Service, Education

Public & Government Service

The honeyman
Here, Tipperary
Public & Government Service

Real Estate

Teamar Property Developments
Main Street, Ballylanders 000000
Real Estate Developer


Galtee Mór Peak

Region, Mountain


Ballinacourty House Restaurant & Bed and Breakfast
Ballinacourty House, Glen of Aherlow, Tipperary Co. Tipperary
Restaurant, Bed and Breakfast


River Ara

River, Interest, Landmark & Historical Place

Shopping & Retail

Julie's Communion Shop
38 Main Street, Tipperary Town, Tipperary 000
Baby & Children's Clothing Store, Shopping & Retail
Lavinia's Floral Design - 0851350350
Main Street, Ballina,Co Tipperary, Ballina, Tipperary, Ireland 000000
Shopping & Retail, Florist
Crosses Pharmacy Tipperary Town
58 main St, Tipperary 000 000
Shopping & Retail, Pharmacy / Drugstore

Sports & Recreation

Kilbehenny Fitness
Kilbeheny Community Centre, Kilbeheny, Limerick, Ireland
Sports & Recreation
Positive Pilates
Tipperary, Tipperary Ireland
Sports & Recreation

Sports Bar

An Trasnan
Sports Bar, Arts & Entertainment

Women's Clothing Store

Pashion for Fashion
Thurles, Tipperary 0000
Women's Clothing Store, Shopping & Retail