Boherbue

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Boherbue
An Bóthar Buí
Village
Nickname(s): Boher
Boherbue is located in Ireland
Boherbue
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°09′N 9°04′W / 52.150°N 9.067°W / 52.150; -9.067
CountryIreland
ProvinceMunster
CountyCounty Cork
Time zoneWET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST)IST (WEST) (UTC-1)
 
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Boherbue
An Bóthar Buí
Village
Nickname(s): Boher
Boherbue is located in Ireland
Boherbue
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°09′N 9°04′W / 52.150°N 9.067°W / 52.150; -9.067
CountryIreland
ProvinceMunster
CountyCounty Cork
Time zoneWET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST)IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Boherbue, (Irish: An Bóthar Buí, meaning "the yellow road")[1] sometimes wrongly spelled by its former Anglicisation Boherboy is a village in North West County Cork, Ireland. It is in the barony of Duhallow. Local children are educated at Boherbue Comprehensive School which lies to the east of the village and has approximately 35 teachers and 300 pupils.

Transport and Communications[edit]

Boherbue lies on the R577 road, linking Tralee and Mallow.

Sport[edit]

Boherbue's main sport is Gaelic Football represented by Boherbue GAA club with the football field situated in Gneeves at the western end of the village on the Knocknagree road. (L1108)

Handball is also played in Boherbue.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland. An Bóthar Buí Verified 2011-02-09.
  2. ^ "Katie and Shane bring home handball gold". Boherbue GAA Club. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 

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Coordinates: 52°09′N 9°04′W / 52.150°N 9.067°W / 52.150; -9.067