There’s nothing like a cold blast of air and two icy feet to start the morning off. With an hour to kill before I dropped my daughter to school and started a day of “Mum’s taxi-runs”, I ventured out to Newcastle to look for Mullough Abbey.
Coming from Clonmel you can’t miss the signposted pillar beside the new graveyard….unless you’re me….so I drove by it and into Newcastle before I realised the error of my ways.
Mullough Abbey, Newcastle
The abbey is in a lovely spot, but it’s an awful pity about the perimeter wall. I wonder is there any chance that there’s a plan to cover it with natural stone, or even grow a hedge to cover it.