Bohola
Both Chomhla
Village
Bohola Church
Bohola Church
Bohola is located in Ireland
Bohola
Bohola
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°54′09″N 9°03′21″W / 53.902618°N 9.0558300°W / 53.902618; -9.0558300Coordinates: 53°54′09″N 9°03′21″W / 53.902618°N 9.0558300°W / 53.902618; -9.0558300
CountryIreland
ProvinceConnacht
CountyCounty Mayo
Population
 (2016)[1]
203
Irish Grid ReferenceM3065995300
Bohala hedging welcome sign
Bohala hedging welcome sign

Bohola (Irish: Both Chomhla)[2] is a village in County Mayo, Ireland located along the N5 national primary road. It is in the barony of Gallen and gives its name to the parish of Bohola. The village's amenities include two pubs, a post office and a Catholic church.

Sport

The local Gaelic football team is "Bohola Moy Davitts", an amalgamated team consisting of Straide, Foxford and Bohola. Among the team's achievements are its "Feile Doire 2010" All-Ireland title.[3]

Popular culture

Brendan Shine wrote a song called Three Pubs in Bohola. The three pubs listed by Shine were MacDonald's, Clarke's and Roche's.[4] Since the song was written, Clarke's has closed and Roche's is now "The Village Inn".[citation needed]

People

See also

References

  1. ^ "Census 2016 Sapmap Area: Settlements Bohola". Central Statistics Office (Ireland). Retrieved 10 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Both Chomhla / Bohola". logainm.ie. Irish Placenames Commission. Retrieved 12 October 2021.
  3. ^ Moy Davitts GAA Club, Bohola in Co. Mayo
  4. ^ "Lyrics - Three Pubs in Bohola, Song from Co. Mayo". mayo-ireland.ie.
  5. ^ "Martin Sheridan (1881 - 1918)". mayo-ireland.ie. Retrieved 6 January 2021.
  6. ^ "Elected Mayors of New York City 1898 - 1998". home.nyc.gov. City of New York. Archived from the original on 7 August 2012.
  7. ^ "Paul O'Dwyer, New York's Liberal Battler For Underdogs and Outsiders, Dies at 90". New York Times. 25 June 1998. Retrieved 6 January 2021.
  8. ^ "BIRTHS entry for Francis P Durkan; citing Swineford, Jul - Sep 1930, vol. 4, p. 283, General Registry, Custom House, Dublin; FHL microfilm 101,231". Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958. FamilySearch. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  9. ^ "Big night in London for two Mayo men". con-telegraph.ie. 29 October 2020. Retrieved 6 January 2021.