Clonkeen Stream

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Clonkeen Stream

Postby grammer » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:13 pm

As has been said in the Monkstown Stream topic
Clonkeen Stream

runs through Kilboggat Park then goes underground @ Seapoint Rugby Club -along the bottom of Ashlawn -under Wyattville road and then emerges overground again at the Loughlinstown side of Wyattville road -I'm sure we have members living there who can take some photos
anyway-now to find me photos dontknow
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Strum » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:21 pm

I have posted photos of it in the Killiney topic. Talked about it before Grammer. It comes up overground at the back of Tesco's in Deans'grange.
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby grammer » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:31 pm

Ok no bother Strum -delete topic please :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Navanman » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:40 pm

No No No leave it there - drives Micheál mad :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby jaytee » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:46 pm

Ye boya NM. :lol: :lol:
Poor micks ocd.
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Strum » Sat Jun 22, 2013 7:11 pm

Navanman wrote:No No No leave it there - drives Micheál mad :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby grammer » Sun Jun 23, 2013 12:51 pm

The stream is culverted running from top to bottom of photo

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overground Loughlinstown side of Wyattville Rd.
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Navanman » Sun Jun 23, 2013 1:40 pm

Grammer
Thats a nice looking walk there.


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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Sinead » Sun Jun 23, 2013 3:26 pm

Some years ago a young boy lost his life in this stream.
He took a fit and fell into the stream and could not be
revived when found.
All these streams look harmless but they all have a tale
to tell. It is surprising how they rise after rainfall.

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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Snowhite » Sun Jun 23, 2013 11:30 pm

Navanman wrote:Grammer
Thats a nice looking walk there.


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That's my cycle path to work every morning weather permitting ;) very quiet just wish I didn't have to carry my bike up the steps at the end :roll: :roll:
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Rocker » Mon Jun 24, 2013 4:50 pm

Lovely way to go. Drop a note to DunLaoghaire Co Co Parks Dept...they should have everywhere wheelchair accessible.
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Snowhite » Mon Jun 24, 2013 6:11 pm

Rocker wrote:Lovely way to go. Drop a note to DunLaoghaire Co Co Parks Dept...they should have everywhere wheelchair accessible.


Never thought of that Rocker, but dont have to write to the Park's Dept, I know the main man himself :lol:
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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Micheál » Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:11 pm

Snowhite wrote:
Rocker wrote:Lovely way to go. Drop a note to DunLaoghaire Co Co Parks Dept...they should have everywhere wheelchair accessible.


Never thought of that Rocker, but dont have to write to the Park's Dept, I know the main man himself :lol:


They also have a policy of alienating cyclists at every opportunity.

"Cyclists Dismount"

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Re: Clonkeen Stream

Postby Rocker » Wed Jun 26, 2013 1:07 pm

Having just come back from the "land of the fit and lean"...the Austrians cycle everywhere and the pedestrians have to beware and "dismount". We were in a gorgeous place that has wanderwegs and cyclewegs and thousands of bodies set off every morning with lunches and backpacks and enjoy the day...hail rain or snow. They have jackets for all weathers and I'd say very few bad hearts there!!

The council will have to cop itself on..the people of Ireland must get fit!!P.S back on topic...we can all walk along the Clonkeen stream weg...see yis with yer lunches tomorrow. hellllo
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