Irish beach washed away 33 years ago reappears overnight after freak tide

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May
8


Dooagh Village, Achill Island, on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. County Mayo, West Ireland, 2014. Photo source: ©© Douglas Pfeiffer Cardoso

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An Irish beach that disappeared more than 30 years ago has returned to an island off the County Mayo coast.

The sand at Dooagh, Achill Island, was washed away by storms in 1984, leaving only rocks and rock pools…

Read Full Article; Guardian UK (05-08-2017)

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