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Dromore West





Dromore West is located about 18 miles from Sligo Town
on the main Ballina/Sligo road.


DONEAL RIVER
Doneal River

Picture above, Aine at the small Doneal River, Dromore West.
Alongside the river is a very old disused mill.
There is also an old handball alley along the Bridge wall.


FAMINE WORKHOUSE
Famine Workhouse (1852)

About 2 miles south of Dromore West is a Famine Workhouse.
Prior to it's building, Workhouses in the Sligo Town area were used.
A Famine Commemoration Visitor Center is located close to the village.

         

The road leading west from the village goes to the fishing
and surfing location of Easkey, about 3 miles distance.





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