I.T.A. Topographical and General Survey 1942/3
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Bridgetown

Barony of: Tulla, Parish: Killaloe, Population: 109
Location and Brief Description:
This is a very small village situated just off the Killaloe - Limerick road being four miles from Killaloe and eight miles from Limerick. It is of little importance to tourist or visitor as there is nothing worthy of note.

Brief comments on water supply and sewerage:
Good water supply but no sewerage scheme.

Public Services
Nearest station: Birdhill
Distance: 2 miles
Bus? Adjacent to Killaloe - Limerick service
Public lighting by—Electricity? No Gas? No

Dancing
Dance Hall: Yes Proprietor: M. Hynes, Main St.

Libraries
Public Libraries: County Council Library in National Schools

Churches and Services
Church: Roman Catholic Services (Sundays): 10.30 every Sunday

Industries and Handcrafts
Industries: None except a creamery

Schools and Colleges
National Schools

Fairs and Markets; Half-Holiday
Monthly Fairs and Markets: Fairs are held on the 24th Jan, 18th April, 10th June, 25th Nov
Weekly Market Day: No
Half-Holiday: Wednesday

Date: 26-9-42
(Signed): Michael A Vaughan Surveyor.
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