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Searching for the lost Templemore training trenches

A unique project funded by Tipperary County Council and The Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and with the support and cooperation of Templemore Golf Club to survey WW1 era training trenches in Templemore, Co Tipperary. 

Right: Undulating ground, this area of the golf course appears to contain several sections of trench including a mock up of a front line, with distinct crenulations

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Right: Several distinct parallel lines of hummocks and hollows, which represent trenches, parapets and parados'. 

Right: Gate at Templemore Barracks, which would have provided access for soldiers to the adjoining training grounds where the trenches were dug.

Right: Communication trench (highlighted). 

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