Mountfield, County Tyrone

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Mountfield Roman Catholic church.

Mountfield is a small village in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. It is within the townland of Aghalane, northeast of Omagh. It lies on the A505 road and had a population of 252 in the 2001 Census. It is set in a stretch of undulating countryside and is regarded as a gateway to the Sperrin Mountains.[1]

The village was developed mainly in the 19th century by Sir William McMahon and today is a quiet, tranquil place with its economy dependent on agriculture.

Mountfield is part of the Omagh District Council area.

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Mountfield is the home of mountfield fc. Set up 2014 Mountfield is the home of Sperrin Óg Ladies Gaelic Football Club.

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  1. ^ Omagh District Council web site Retrieved December 19, 2012.

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Coordinates: 54°38′49″N 7°10′09″W / 54.64694°N 7.16917°W / 54.64694; -7.16917