Place:Cleggan, County Galway, Republic of Ireland

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NameCleggan
Alt namesAn Cloigeannsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown or village
Coordinates53.55°N 10.15°W
Located inCounty Galway, Republic of Ireland
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Cleggan ( meaning head) is a picturesque fishing village in County Galway, Ireland. The village lies 10 km (7 mi) northwest of Clifden and is situated at the head of Cleggan Bay.

A focal point of the village is the pier, built by Alexander Nimmo in 1822 and extended in 1908. Ferries leave the pier daily for Inishbofin (Galway), and there is also a ferry to Inishturk.

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