Mullet Peninsula

The Mullet Peninsula —also known as the Mullet and sometimes as the Erris Peninsula—is a peninsula in the barony of Erris in , . As of 2016 it has a population of 3963.

Notable Places in the Area

is located 2 nautical miles west of , a town in , . is situated 3 km northeast of Mullet Peninsula.

Water feature
is a freshwater lake in the west of Ireland. is situated 2 km west of Mullet Peninsula. Photo: Comhar, Public domain.

is situated 2½ km northwest of Mullet Peninsula. Photo: AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a townland and village in , .

is a coastal Gaeltacht town with a population of 1,019 on the Mullet Peninsula in the barony of Erris, , . is situated 5 km northeast of Mullet Peninsula.

Mullet Peninsula

54.2° or 54° 12' north
-10.05° or 10° 3' west
16 metres (52 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Basque: Mullet penintsula
  • Cebuano: Mullet Peninsula
  • Chinese: 烏魚半島
  • French: Péninsule de Mullet
  • French: péninsule de Mullet
  • German: An Muirthead
  • German: Mullet-Halbinsel
  • Irish: An Muirthead
  • Irish: Leithinis an Mhuirthead
  • Italian: Penisola di Mullet
  • Japanese: マレット半島
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mullethalvøya
  • Scottish Gaelic: An Muirthead
  • Swedish: Mullet Peninsula
  • Erris Peninsula
  • Mullet
  • Mullet Island

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