Tullow, Co. Carlow
Tullow (An Tulach in Irish) is a town in County Carlow that is located on the River Slaney where the N81 road crosses.
Tullow is the main town in the east of the county and is a centre for anglers fishing the Slaney and other nearby rivers. In the market square stands a statue of Father John Murphy, the insurgent leader, who was captured near Tullow and executed in the Market Square on 2 July 1798.
The town is conveniently placed for exploring the beauty spots of south Wicklow and north Wexford. as well as those of Carlow itself.