Place:Oughterard, Kilcummin, County Galway, Republic of Ireland

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NameOughterard
Alt namesUachtar Ardsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown or village
Coordinates53.433°N 9.317°W
Located inKilcummin, County Galway, Republic of Ireland
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Oughterard is a small town on the banks of the Owenriff River close to the western shore of Lough Corrib in County Galway, Ireland. The population of the town in 2016 was 1,318.[1] It is located about 26 km northwest of Galway on the N59 road. Oughterard is the chief angling centre on Lough Corrib, and is also known as the 'Gateway to Connemara' as it is on the border of Connemara.

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