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Armagh

ARMAGH   Ard Mhacha. County in Northern Ireland, south of Lough Neagh.   Its southern and western borders are with the Republic.  In the early middle ages it was part of Airgialla, but by 850 the district around the monastery of Armagh, … Continue reading

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Antrim

ANTRIM   Aontroim. The northeastern county in Northern Ireland, lying between the River Bann and Lough Neagh in the west and the North Channel in the east. Antrim and Co. Down, to the south, were the remnant of the old Kingdom … Continue reading

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