Place:


Foyle  Londonderry

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Foyle like this:

Foyle, river, cos. Donegal, Tyrone, and Londonderry; is formed by the confluence of the Finn and the Mourne at Lifford, and flows NE. to the head of Lough Foyle at Culmore; is 16 miles long, and is navigable for vessels of 600 tons to the bridge of Londonderry.

The coordinate is that given by Wikipedia for the Foyle constituency.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Foyle, in and Londonderry | Map and description, A Vision of Ireland through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofireland.org/place/20527

Date accessed: 19th October 2021


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