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Westport is Calling

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The Charming town of Westport, situated on the shores of Clew Bay, is one of the few planned towns in the country. It is an estate town, built to the plan of James Wyatt, the well known architect of the Georgian period. One of its outstanding features is the elegant tree-lined boulevard, known as The Mall.
Westport was overall winner of 2001 National Tidy Towns Award. Guided walks of this historic town are conducted twice weekly during the...
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Post from: James
Category: Holidays and Celebrations
Tags: histroy, ireland, westport
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Posted on Dec 14, 2012