The Locality

Mountbellew-Moylough Parish is located in the east of County Galway, Ireland. It is a rural area with a population of around 3,000 people.

Mountbellew Aerial View

The parish consists of two main villages, Mountbellew and Moylough, and several smaller towns and hamlets. Mountbellew is the larger of the two villages and is located on the banks of the River Shiven. It has a number of amenities including shops, pubs, restaurants, and a post office. Mountbellew is also home to a number of historical buildings including Mountbellew House, a large Georgian mansion built in the 18th century.

Moylough is smaller than Mountbellew but is still an important village in the parish. It has a number of shops, pubs, and a primary school. Moylough is known for its annual agricultural show, which takes place in August. The parish has a strong agricultural heritage and farming is still an important industry in the area. The parish is also known for its sporting culture, with GAA (Gaelic Athletic Association) being a popular pastime among locals. Mountbellew-Moylough Parish is a beautiful and peaceful area with a strong sense of community and a rich history and culture.

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