Baile na hAbhann, County Galway

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Baile na hAbhann
Village
Baile na hAbhann is located in Ireland
Baile na hAbhann
Baile na hAbhann
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°14′05″N 9°30′25″W / 53.234722°N 9.506944°W / 53.234722; -9.506944Coordinates: 53°14′05″N 9°30′25″W / 53.234722°N 9.506944°W / 53.234722; -9.506944
CountryIreland
ProvinceConnacht
CountyGalway
Elevation9 m (30 ft)
Irish Grid ReferenceM043212

Baile na hAbhann[2] is a Gaeltacht village and townland about 31 km west of Galway, Ireland, on the R336 regional road between Indreabhán and Casla. The name means "river settlement".

The Irish-language television channel TG4 has its headquarters here.[3]

It is served by Bus Éireann route 424 from Galway City.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maps, Weather, and Airports for Ballynahown, Ireland
  2. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland
  3. ^ "Nuacht RTÉ relocates to Baile na hAbhann". Galway Independent. 2007-11-21. Archived from the original on 2011-07-11. Retrieved 2008-10-23.