Keel
An Caol
Village
Keel sand dunes and strand
Keel sand dunes and strand
Keel is located in Ireland
Keel
Keel
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°58′00″N 10°05′00″W / 53.9667°N 10.0833°W / 53.9667; -10.0833Coordinates: 53°58′00″N 10°05′00″W / 53.9667°N 10.0833°W / 53.9667; -10.0833
CountryIreland
ProvinceConnacht
CountyCounty Mayo
Elevation
60 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2016)[1]
541
 (includes nearby Dooagh)
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))
Irish Grid ReferenceF633039

Keel (Irish: An Caol)[2] is a village on Achill Island in County Mayo, Ireland.

Transport and access

Keel is located on the R319 regional road. Bus Éireann route 440 (Dooagh-Westport-Ireland West Airport Knock passes through Keel once a day in each direction on weekdays. Expressway route 52 provides an evening journey each way to/from Westport and Galway.[3]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Census 2016 Sapmap Area: Settlements Keel-Dooagh". Central Statistics Office. Retrieved 23 March 2018.
  2. ^ "An Caol/Keel". Placenames Database of Ireland (logainm.ie). Retrieved 13 October 2021.
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 April 2013. Retrieved 5 May 2013.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)