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.
Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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

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

The is a on the southeastern part of Howth Head in , . Photo: YvonneM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Christine Matthews, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a community in northern , on the northern fringe of , . is situated 6 km west of Howth. Photo: SskD13, CC BY-SA 3.0.


53.3858° or 53° 23' 9" north
-6.0651° or 6° 3' 54.4" west
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171 metres (561 feet)
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node 52253160
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Howth
  • Bulgarian: Хоут
  • Catalan: Howth
  • Cebuano: Howth
  • Chinese: 霍斯 (愛爾蘭)
  • Chinese: 霍斯
  • Danish: Howth
  • Dutch: Howth
  • English: Ben of Howth
  • Finnish: Howth
  • French: Howth
  • Galician: Binn Éadair
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  • German: Ben of Howth
  • German: Howth
  • Hebrew: האות'
  • Indonesian: Binn Eadair
  • Indonesian: Binn Éadair
  • Indonesian: Howth
  • Irish: Binn Éadair
  • Italian: Howth
  • Japanese: ハウス
  • Japanese: ホウス
  • Korean: 호스
  • Lithuanian: Hautas
  • Manx: Binn Éadair
  • Norwegian: Howth
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Howth
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Howth Head
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Howth
  • Persian: هوث (ایرلند)
  • Persian: هوث
  • Polish: Howth
  • Portuguese: Howth
  • Russian: Хаут
  • Russian: Хоут
  • Scots: Howth
  • Spanish: Howth
  • Swedish: Howth
  • Urdu: ہوتھ

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