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Lough Funshinagh
Loch Fuinseann
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Location County Roscommon, Ireland
Basin countries Ireland
Surface area 3.8 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Surface elevation 67 m (220 ft)
Islands Red Island, Inchnadarra, Inchihiceley

Lough Funshinagh (Irish: Loch Fuinseann, meaning lake of the ash tree) is a lake and Special Area of Conservation in County Roscommon, Ireland, found to the west of Lough Ree. It has been called Ireland's amazing disappearing lake, due to the way it empties quickly - in as little as two days - and unpredictably, sometimes killing thousands of fish.

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