Lough Meelagh facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLough Meelagh
|Catchment area||7.04 km2 (2.7 sq mi)|
|Max. length||2.3 km (1.4 mi)|
|Max. width||0.9 km (0.6 mi)|
|Surface area||1.16 km2 (0.45 sq mi)|
|Average depth||4 m (13 ft)|
|Max. depth||14 m (46 ft)|
|Surface elevation||50 m (160 ft)|
Lough Meelagh measures about 2 km (1.2 mi) long and 1 km (0.6 mi) wide. It lies about 10 km (6 mi) west of Drumshanbo, near the village of Keadue. The Kilronan Castle estate occupies the western shore of the lake.
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