Links 2020



Barge​​ Amo

Log describing refurbishment of barge on Grand Canal

Barge Association

DBA – The Barge Association

Barrow​​ History

Barrow Line and Barrow Navigation


Control of Aquatic Invasive Species in Ireland


CSIG – Charts Special Interest Group

Grand Canal

Grand Canal Dublin

Grand Experience

YouTube Trailer to the film A Grand Experience

Hawthorn Barge

Liveaboard​​ art, boat covers and writing​​ on Irish waterways


Heritage Boat Association

Heritage​​ Council

Architecture,​​ Inland Waterways,​​ Wildlife

Heritage​​ in Schools

Heritage experts in Kildare and places to visit by subject


Inland Fisheries Ireland

Into Kildare

Kildare Fáilte – strategic tourism 2013-2016


Irish Waterways History – aspects of waterways past and present


Irish Water Safety

Kildare Planning

Kildare County​​ on-line planning enquiries


Royal Canal Amenity Group


Royal National​​ Lifeboat​​ Institution


RTE’s Maritime Radio Programme

WI Marine Notices

Marine notices issued by Waterways Ireland



These businesses offer​​ different ways to experience life afloat on the Grand, Royal, the Barrow Line​​ and River​​ Barrow

La Peniche Restaurant​​ 

Restaurant La Peniche on board Barge Riasc on Grand in Dublin

Cadhla Restaurant

Restaurant​​ Cadhla​​ on board GCC replica barge on Grand in Dublin

Jennifers​​ Travels

Self-catering on Barge Jennifer from Monasterevin on Barrow Line

Rent My​​ Barge Maynooth

Self-catering on Barge Maeve from Maynooth on Royal

Dublin​​ Barge Hire

Self-catering on Barges​​ Scéal Eile​​ and Tig Beatha​​ on Grand in Dublin

Barrowline Vicarstown

Self-catering on barges from Vicarstown on Barrow Line​​ in Laois


Self-catering on Roisin Dubh Floatel in Sallins on Grand

Barge​​ Trips Sallins

Trips on An Spideog from Sallins​​ on Grand