Erris is a barony in northwestern County Mayo in Ireland consisting of over 210,000 acres (850 km2), much of which is mountainous blanket bog. It has extensive sea coasts along its west and north boundaries. The main towns are Belmullet and Bangor Erris. The name Erris derives from the Irish 'Iar Ros' meaning 'western promontory'. To its north is the wild Atlantic Ocean and the bays of Broadhaven and Sruth Fada Conn and to its west is Blacksod Bay. Its main promontories are the Doohoma Peninsula, Mullet Peninsula, Erris Head, the Dún Chiortáin and Dún Chaocháin peninsulas and Benwee Head.

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  • Erris is a barony in northwestern County Mayo in Ireland consisting of over 210,000 acres (850 km2), much of which is mountainous blanket bog. It has extensive sea coasts along its west and north boundaries. The main towns are Belmullet and Bangor Erris. The name Erris derives from the Irish 'Iar Ros' meaning 'western promontory'. To its north is the wild Atlantic Ocean and the bays of Broadhaven and Sruth Fada Conn and to its west is Blacksod Bay. Its main promontories are the Doohoma Peninsula, Mullet Peninsula, Erris Head, the Dún Chiortáin and Dún Chaocháin peninsulas and Benwee Head. There are five Catholic parishes in Erris: Kilcommon, Kilmore, Kiltane, Belmullet and Ballycroy. (en)
  • Erris est une baronnie au nord-ouest du comté de Mayo en Irlande, de plus de 1 050 km2. La majeure partie de son territoire est couvert de marais en zones montagneuses. Ses frontières nord et ouest sont formées par la mer. Belmullet et Bangor Erris sont les villes principales. Le nom d'Erris provient de la langue irlandaise 'Iar Ros' signifiant 'promontoire de l'ouest'. À l'ouest, se trouvent le sauvage Océan Atlantique et les baies de Broadhaven et Sruth Fada Conn. Encore plus à l'ouest, la baie de Blacksod. Ses côtes les plus élevées sont les péninsules de Doohoma, Mullet, Erris Head, le Dún Chiortáin et le Dún Chaocháin et Benwee Head. Erris comprend cinq paroisses catholiques : Kilcommon, Kilmore, Kiltane, Belmullet et Ballycroy. (fr)
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  • Erris is a barony in northwestern County Mayo in Ireland consisting of over 210,000 acres (850 km2), much of which is mountainous blanket bog. It has extensive sea coasts along its west and north boundaries. The main towns are Belmullet and Bangor Erris. The name Erris derives from the Irish 'Iar Ros' meaning 'western promontory'. To its north is the wild Atlantic Ocean and the bays of Broadhaven and Sruth Fada Conn and to its west is Blacksod Bay. Its main promontories are the Doohoma Peninsula, Mullet Peninsula, Erris Head, the Dún Chiortáin and Dún Chaocháin peninsulas and Benwee Head. (en)
  • Erris est une baronnie au nord-ouest du comté de Mayo en Irlande, de plus de 1 050 km2. La majeure partie de son territoire est couvert de marais en zones montagneuses. Ses frontières nord et ouest sont formées par la mer. Belmullet et Bangor Erris sont les villes principales. Le nom d'Erris provient de la langue irlandaise 'Iar Ros' signifiant 'promontoire de l'ouest'. À l'ouest, se trouvent le sauvage Océan Atlantique et les baies de Broadhaven et Sruth Fada Conn. Encore plus à l'ouest, la baie de Blacksod. Ses côtes les plus élevées sont les péninsules de Doohoma, Mullet, Erris Head, le Dún Chiortáin et le Dún Chaocháin et Benwee Head. (fr)
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