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Cortoon / Lavally   -   Tuam
 
Cortoon and Lavally are approximately four miles from Tuam.

There are many forts in the area and surrounding areas. There are two turloughs which attract a variety of birds and wildlife.

Turloughs in the area attract a wide range of birds and other wildlife.

Memorial to Halifax Bomber landing of World War II at Cortoon County Galway Ireland

 

Ancient forts dot the landscape some still intact with the outer ditch and eastern entrance, thus the village names of Queensfort, Carrantanliss and Rathogarty.

A memorial (above) to a World War 2 Halifax Bomber is located in Lavally.
The plane made an emergency landing there.
 

 

 
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