Howth is a small seaside town in , 14 km northeast of city centre. It's on a "tombola" peninsula: once an island, it became connected to the mainland by a sandy isthmus, which is now the residential area of Sutton.

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The Ben of Howth is a hilly area on Howth Head, adjacent to the 171 metre high Black Linn, the peninsula's highest point. is situated 1½ km south of Howth. Photo: JP, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Howth Castle and estate lie just outside the village of , in , in the administration of Fingal County Council. Photo: O'Dea, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway halt
Sutton railway station is a railway station in Fingal, that serves the village and district of Sutton, and is also accessible from Baldoyle. is situated 3½ km west of Howth. Photo:, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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