Place:Costelloe, County Galway, Republic of Ireland

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NameCostelloe
Alt namesCaslasource: Wikipedia
TypeTown or village
Coordinates53.283°N 9.55°W
Located inCounty Galway, Republic of Ireland
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Casla (Costello or Costelloe) is a Gaeltacht village between Indreabhán (Inverin) and An Cheathrú Rua (Carraroe) in western County Galway, Ireland. It lies on the R336 road beside Clynagh Bay. Casla is the headquarters of RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta. Casla means "(twisting) creek" or "inlet from the sea" in Irish.

It is served by Bus Éireann route 424 from Galway City.

In the novel The Wind Changes by Olivia Manning, set among the Irish independence fighters in 1921, Riordan, the last of the Easter Week 1916 leaders, is to land at the pier in Casla.

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