Place:Foxford, Toomore, County Mayo, Republic of Ireland


Alt namesBéal Easasource: Wikipedia
TypeTown or village
Coordinates53.983°N 9.117°W
Located inToomore, County Mayo, Republic of Ireland
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Foxford is a village 16 km south of Ballina in County Mayo, Ireland. It stands on the N26 national primary route from Swinford to Ballina and has a railway station served by trains between Manulla Junction and Ballina.

Foxford lies on the River Moy, a salmon-fishing river, close to Loughs Conn and Cullin and between the Nephin and Ox Mountains. The Foxford Way is an 86-km waymarked tourist trail that circles Foxford, taking in the Ox Mountains, bogland, archeological sites, lakeshores and river banks.

Foxford Woollen Mills have been producing the famous Foxford blankets since 1892.

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