Work has commenced on the building of the new classroom in Emly national school. The site was cleared this week and the Board of Management thanks the local farmers who helped in the work by drawing away the rubble and clay.
POP. of the PARISH: c. 820
POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.
LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam
Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.