Towns of Mayo
Belmullet —County Mayo
Belmullet (Beal an Mhuirthead) is a pleasant town situated on the narrow neck of land between Broad Haven and Blacksod Bays, at the entrance to the Mullet peninsula. Local landlord, William Carter, founded it around 1825 and it quickly developed into the principle town in the barony of Erris. It is becoming a popular tourist location.