Lough Foyle

Lough Foyle, sometimes Loch Foyle (from Irish: Loch Feabhail, meaning "Lough of Feabhal"), is the estuary of the River Foyle in Ulster. It starts where the Foyle leaves Derry. It separates the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal, Republic of Ireland from County Londonderry in Northern Ireland.

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Partition Of Ireland - Details of The Partition - Division of Territorial Waters - British Cabinet Consideration in 1949
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Lough Foyle - Disputed Status
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Republic Of Ireland–United Kingdom Border - Ongoing Maritime Border Demarcation Dispute
... the other part over territorial waters in Lough Foyle ... Lough Foyle lies between County Londonderry in Northern Ireland and County Donegal in the then Irish Free State ... A court case in the Free State in 1923 relating to fishing rights in Lough Foyle held that the Free State’s territorial waters ran right up to the shore ...
Partition Of Ireland - Details of The Partition - Division of Territorial Waters - Current Status
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