Encyclopedia > Claddagh

  Article Content

Claddagh


The Claddagh on a cold January day

The Claddagh was once a fishing village located just outside the walls for Galway city where the Corrib river meets Galway Bay. Nowadays the city has expanded considerably, so the Claddagh is considered to be part of the city centre.

The Claddagh is famous for the Claddagh ring -- a friendship ring.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Palatine Bridge, New York

... For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 76.4 males. The median income for a household in the village is $32,361, and the median income for a family is ...