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Inverin near Spiddal Connemara County Galway Ireland
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Inverin  ~   Spiddal
 
   
A small village 4km/6km west of Spiddal on the coast road, with a nice beach, which was the scene of a local tragedy in 1917, when a German mine washed up on the beach and killed nine local people who came to examine it. A monument commemorates this event. A light aircraft leaving for the Aran Islands County Galway
    
The airport that services the Aran Islands - Connemara Regional Airport - is located at Inverin; flights take a mere 10 minutes !
 
Trá Mhór Choill Rua at Inverin Connemara Trá Mhór Choill Rua

A sandy beach in a rural, Irish speaking area. Take the R336 from Galway City. This beach is in the townland of Indreabhán.

Trá Mhór Choill Rua is lifeguarded weekends only in June and then daily
July and August.
  
Famous People

Micheal Breathnach is also commemorated by a monument, as he was born in the locality in 1881.
   

 

 

 
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