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Tearmann Bearaigh
IMG Termonbarry.jpg
Termonbarry is located in Ireland
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°45′N 7°55′W / 53.750°N 7.917°W / 53.750; -7.917Coordinates: 53°45′N 7°55′W / 53.750°N 7.917°W / 53.750; -7.917
Country Ireland
Province Connacht
County County Roscommon
Population (2006)
 • Urban 518
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Tarmonbarry, officially Termonbarry (Irish: Tearmann Bearaigh, meaning "St Barry's sanctuary"),[1] is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland. It is located where the N5 National primary route crosses the River Shannon. East of the bridge part of the village lies in County Longford. The 2002 Census stated that the village had less than 100 people. The 2006 Census saw that number rise to 518. This is in no small part to the Rural Renewal Tax Scheme which affects the area. The village is less than ten minutes drive from the county town of Longford which is situated a few kilometres east of the village.

Shrine in Termonbarry on the N5

The village originates from an abbey founded by saint Berach in the 6th century[2]—the name of the village in Irish means roughly "Berach's sanctuary". It has a boutique hotel with restaurant and pub called Keenan's. The village has another restaurant called the Purple Onion which also has a bar. There are two other bars, The Shannon Bar and The Lodge. It has two shops including a petrol station with ATM, a marina, restaurants, a disused Garda Station, a GAA pitch, an art gallery over the Purple Onion and a solicitor's practice. The village has a hairdressers called Funky Fringes.


St Barrys is the name of the local football club in Tarmonbarry. The club encompasses members from Tarmonbarry, Whitehall and the Scramogue region. The club's colours are Green and White[3]



The town has also been adopted by Foot.ie as its spiritual homeplace after an Irish football thread inexplicably became a shrine to the village[4]


Saint Berach is the patron saint of Termonberry.[5]

See also[edit]


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Longford Leader
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:40:38 -0800

This website and its associated newspaper are full participating members of the Press Council of Ireland and supports the Office of the Press Ombudsman. This scheme in addition to defending the freedom of the press, offers readers a quick, fair and ...
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:52:30 -0800

The Shannon Navigation at Tarmonbarry Lock on Monday 9 February. Tour times are 10am, 11.30am and 1.30pm. Each tour lasts for 90 minutes approx. (Offered to primary and secondary students.) The Grand Canal at Waterways Ireland Visitors Centre, ...

Longford Leader

Longford Leader
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:10:04 -0700

Tarmonbarry man's Top Team ambition. Michael Farrell (front left) with his Southern Stars teammates Phil Sage, Graham Andrews, Logan Hoser and Ben Jeffrey. Published on the 04 September 2013 21:00. Published 04/09/2013 21:00 ...

Irish Times

Irish Times
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:04:05 -0700

... West” candidate, Mr O'Boyle is a publican who lives in Castlerea. Tom Crosby (IND): Mr Crosby, an Independent Roscommon councillor, lives in Tarmonbarry. Des Guckian (IND): Another Independent councillor, Mr Guckian is based in Carrick-on-Shannon, ...

Irish Independent

Irish Independent
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:30:08 -0800

The second ghost estate is located at The Waterside, Ballytoohey, in the picturesque Shannon side village of Tarmonbarry, Co. Roscommon. Its 15 houses include 13 four bedroom semis and a four bedroom detached house all of which are substantially ...

Longford Leader

Longford Leader
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800

The local communities of Rooskey and Tarmonbarry are in mourning following the death of a young man from the Cloonfour area last Sunday evening, writes Patrick Conboy. Darren McGlynn, who was 19 years-old, died when the car he was travelling in ...

Longford Leader

Longford Leader
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:07:30 -0700

Lios na Bó House and its environs offer country living at its best, close to the recently restored Royal Canal, which meanders through the beautifully kept villages of Clondra and Killashee, Lough Forbes, and the River Shannon in Tarmonbarry. For more ...
Westmeath Independent
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:52:30 -0700

Cllr Tony Ward (Curraghboy), Cllr Valerie Byrne (Elphin) and former councillor Tom Crosby (Tarmonbarry) recently indicated that they were considering running in the by-election, though none of the three had made a final decision on whether or not to ...

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