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An administrative county was an administrative division in England and Wales and Ireland from 1888 to 1974, used for the purposes of local government.
Aghamore is a townland in County Leitrim, Ireland, located on the main N4 national primary road between Dublin and Sligo.
Arigna (formerly Arigneach) is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland.
Askill is a small village in Achill, County Mayo, Ireland.
Ballinagleragh is a village in County Leitrim.
Ballinamore (historically Bellanamore, from) is a small town in County Leitrim, Ireland, from the border with Northern Ireland.
In Ireland, a barony (barúntacht, plural barúntachtaí) is a historical subdivision of a county, analogous to the hundreds into which the counties of England were divided.
The Battle of Áth-an-Chip was a battle fought in 1270 between armies of the Kingdoms of Connacht and England at county Leitrim in Ireland.
Belhavel Lough is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland.
Belturbet is a town in County Cavan, Ireland.
The Book of Fenagh Leabar Fidhnacha is a manuscript of prose and poetry written in Classical Irish by Muirgheas mac Pháidín Ó Maolconaire in the monastery at Fenagh, County Leitrim.
The Border Region is a NUTS Level III statistical region of the Republic of Ireland.
Bornacoola is an Ecclesiastical parish in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise, Ireland.
Buckode is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Carrick-on-Shannon is the county town of County Leitrim in Ireland.
Carrigallen is a small village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Carrigallen is a barony in County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland.
The Cavan & Leitrim Railway was a narrow gauge railway in the counties of Leitrim and Cavan in northwest Ireland, which ran from 1887 until 1959.
The Central Statistics Office (CSO; An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh) is the statistical agency responsible for the gathering of "information relating to economic, social and general activities and conditions" in Ireland, in particular the National Census which is held every five years.
Charles Reynolds (c. 1496July 1535) was an Irish-born Catholic cleric.
Cloone is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Cloonsheerevagh (Cluain Sí Riabhach: "speckled fairy meadow") is a townland in County Leitrim.
The Conmhaicne or Conmaicne were an ancient tribal grouping that were divided into a number of distinct branches that were found scattered around Ireland in the early medieval period.
ConnachtPage five of An tOrdú Logainmneacha (Contaetha agus Cúigí) 2003 clearly lists the official spellings of the names of the four provinces of the country with Connacht listed for both languages; when used without the term 'The province of' / 'Cúige'.
Cormac Ó Gráda or Cormac O'Grada (born 1945) is an Irish economic historian and professor emeritus of economics at University College Dublin.
The counties of Ireland (contaetha na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots: coonties o Airlann) are sub-national divisions that have been, and in some cases continue to be, used to geographically demarcate areas of local government.
County Cavan (Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland.
County Donegal (Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county of Ireland in the province of Ulster.
County Fermanagh is one of the thirty-two counties of Ireland and one of the six counties of Northern Ireland.
County Longford (Contae an Longfoirt) is a county in Ireland.
County Roscommon (Contae Ros Comáin) is a county in Ireland.
County Sligo (Contae Shligigh) is a county in Ireland.
A county town in Great Britain or Ireland is usually, but not always, the location of administrative or judicial functions within the county.
Daniel Augustus Beaufort LL.D. (1 October 1739 – 1821), was an English Anglican priest and geographer, and he was rector of Navan, County Meath, Ireland, from 1765 to 1818.
Dáil Éireann (lit. Assembly of Ireland) is the lower house, and principal chamber, of the Oireachtas (Irish legislature), which also includes the President of Ireland and Seanad Éireann (the upper house).
The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (An Roinn Cultúir, Oidhreachta agus Gaeltachta) is a department of the Government of Ireland.
Dowra is a village in northwest County Cavan, Ireland.
Dromahair meaning "Ridge of Two Demons" is a small village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Dromod is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Drumahaire is a barony in County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland.
Drumcong is a village in northwestern Ireland, situated in the heart of county Leitrim nestling between the waters of two of Leitrim's most historic lakes, Lough Scur and Carrickaport Lough.
Drumkeeran is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland located at the junction of the R280 and R200 roads.
Drumshanbo (ridge of the old huts) is a small town situated in the heart of County Leitrim, Ireland.
Drumsna (which translates as the ridge of the swimming place) is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Dublin City University (abbreviated as DCU) (Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath) is a university in the Republic of Ireland based in Northside, Dublin.
The early modern period of modern history follows the late Middle Ages of the post-classical era.
The Kingdom of East Breifne (Old Irish: Muintir-Maelmordha; Irish: Breifne Uí Raghallaigh) or Breifne O'Reilly was an historic kingdom of Ireland roughly corresponding to County Cavan that existed from 1256 to 1607.
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.
Eslinbridge is a townland in County Leitrim.
Fenagh is a Village in County Leitrim in the west of Ireland.
Fianna Fáil (meaning 'Soldiers of Destiny' or 'Warriors of Fál'), officially Fianna Fáil – The Republican Party (Fianna Fáil – An Páirtí Poblachtánach), is a political party in Ireland.
Fine Gael (English: Family or Tribe of the Irish) is a liberal-conservative and Christian democratic political party in Ireland.
Sir Frederick Hamilton (1590–1647) was a Scottish nobleman and soldier.
Gaelic Ireland (Éire Ghaidhealach) was the Gaelic political and social order, and associated culture, that existed in Ireland from the prehistoric era until the early 17th century.
Garadice Lough, also known as Garadice Lake or Lough Garadice, is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland. It is located in south County Leitrim and is now part of the Shannon–Erne Waterway.
Glenade Lough, locally known as Glenade Lake, is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland.
Glencar Lough, locally known as Glencar Lake, is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland.
Glenfarne is a small village located in the north of County Leitrim, Ireland.
Gorvagh (Garvagh; Irish Garbhach) is a small area in County Leitrim, Ireland.
The Great Famine (an Gorta Mór) or the Great Hunger was a period of mass starvation, disease, and emigration in Ireland between 1845 and 1849.
The High Sheriff of Leitrim was the British Crown's judicial representative in County Leitrim, Ireland from c.1584 until 1922, when the office was abolished in the new Free State and replaced by the office of Leitrim County Sheriff.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
The Irish general election of 2007 took place on 24 May 2007 after the dissolution of the 29th Dáil by the President on 30 April 2007, at the request of the Taoiseach.
The 2009 Irish local elections were held in all the counties, cities and towns of the Republic of Ireland on Friday, 5 June 2009, on the same day as the European Parliament election and two by-elections (Dublin South and Dublin Central).
James Gralton (17 April 1886 – 29 December 1945) was an Irish socialist leader, who became a United States citizen after emigrating in 1909, and later, the only Irishman ever deported from Ireland.
Jamestown is a village on the banks of the River Shannon in the south of County Leitrim, Ireland.
John Joseph Lee (born 9 July 1942) (commonly known as J.J. Lee), is an Irish historian and former senator.
John McDonald (19 September 1846 – aft. 1911) was a noted Irish cultural nationalist poet during the nineteenth century Irish Literary Revival.
John McGahern (12 November 1934 – 30 March 2006) is regarded as one of the most important Irish writers of the latter half of the twentieth century.
Sir John Perrot (7–11 November 1528 – 3 November 1592) served as Lord Deputy to Queen Elizabeth I of England during the Tudor conquest of Ireland.
Katherine Lynch (born 1972) is an Irish television personality from County Leitrim.
Keshcarrigan is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Killarga or Killargue is a small village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Kiltyclogher is a small village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
The Kingdom of Breifne or Bréifne (anglicized Breffni, Breffny, Brefnie, Brenny) was a confederation of túaithe in medieval Ireland headed by a ruirí drawn from the Uí Briúin Bréifne.
Kinlough is a village in north County Leitrim.
Largydonnell is a village on the R280 regional road in the north of County Leitrim in Ireland.
Leitrim is a barony in County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland.
Leitrim County Council (Comhairle Contae Liatroma) is the authority responsible for local government in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Leitrim is a village in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Linen is a textile made from the fibers of the flax plant.
This is a list of the counties of Ireland ordered by area.
This is a list of counties of Ireland ordered by population.
In Ireland, local government functions are mostly exercised by thirty-one local authorities, termed County, City, or City and County Councils.
The following is a list of those who have been Lord Lieutenant of Leitrim.
Lough Allen is a lake on the River Shannon in northeastern Connacht, Ireland.
Lough Gill Loch Gile. meaning bright or radiant lake is a freshwater lough (lake) mainly situated in County Sligo, but partly in County Leitrim, in Ireland.
Lough MacNean is a large freshwater lake on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
Lough Melvin is a lake which is internationally renowned for its unique range of plants and animals.
Lough Scur is a freshwater lake in south County Leitrim, northwest Ireland.
Manorhamilton is the second largest town in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Margaret Haughery (1813–1882) was a philanthropist known as "the mother of the orphans".
The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest and most prestigious personal military decoration that may be awarded to recognize U.S. military service members who distinguished themselves by acts of valor.
Midlands–North-West is a constituency of the European Parliament in Ireland.
Mohill is a town in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Mohill, in Maothail is an ancient barony in County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland.
Muintir Eolais was the name of a people in the medieval part of Conmaicne Réin and Magh Réin (in present-day south Leitrim, Ireland) who gave their name to the area which is roughly coterminous with the current baronies of Leitrim and Mohill.
A municipal district is a second-level local government area in Ireland which came into being on 1 June 2014, ten days after the local elections.
The N15 road is a national primary road in Ireland.
The N16 road is a national primary road in Ireland.
The N4 road is a national primary road in Ireland, running from Dublin to the northwest of Ireland and Sligo town.
Newtowngore or Newtown Gore, known before the Plantations of Ireland as Ducarrick, is a village on the R199 regional road in County Leitrim, in the north of the parish of Carrigallen.
The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; Normands; Normanni) were the people who, in the 10th and 11th centuries, gave their name to Normandy, a region in France.
North is one of the four compass points or cardinal directions.
Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region.
O'Reilly (Ó Raghallaigh) is a group of families, ultimately all of Irish Gaelic origin, who were historically the kings of East Bréifne in what is today County Cavan.
Parke’s Castle (also known as Newtown Castle and O'Rourke's CastleTom Condit, Gabriel Cooney, Claire Foley and Colm Donnelly, Archaeology Ireland Heritage Guide No. 62: Parke's Castle, Co. Leitrim, p. 1–2. Archaeology Ireland, Dublin, 2013.) is a plantation era castle situated on the banks of Lough Gill, in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Pat Quinn (1 July 1935 – 23 November 2009) was an Irish publican, hotelier, music promoter, storyteller, former millionaire and founder of the Quinnsworth group, Ireland's first supermarket chain.
Patrick Joseph McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an American-born Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England.
Patrick Rogan (1847 – December 17, 1912) was an Irish-American US Army soldier who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Indian Wars.
Paul Williams (born 1964) is an Irish media personality and writer on crime.
A poet is a person who creates poetry.
Since the early 17th-century there have been four Provinces of Ireland: Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster.
Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.
Rinn Lough (also), also known as Lough Rynn, is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland.
The River Erne (Abhainn na hÉirne or An Éirne) in the northwest of Ireland, is the second-longest river in Ulster.
The River Shannon (Abha na Sionainne, an tSionainn, an tSionna) is the longest river in Ireland at.
Robert Strawbridge (died 1781) was a Methodist preacher born in Drumsna, County Leitrim, Ireland.
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Rosclogher is a barony in County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland.
Roscommon–South Leitrim was a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas, from 2007 to 2016.
Rossinver or Rosinver is a small village in north County Leitrim, Ireland.
Seán Mac Diarmada (27 January 1883 – 12 May 1916), also known as Seán MacDermott, was an Irish republican political activist and revolutionary leader.
The Shannon–Erne Waterway (Uiscebhealach na Sionainne is na hÉirne; Ulster-Scots: Shannon–Erne Wattèrgate) is a canal linking the River Shannon in the Republic of Ireland with the River Erne in Northern Ireland.
Sinn Féin (isbn) is a left-wing Irish republican political party active in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Sliabh an Iarainn ("mountain of the iron" historically corrupted "Slieve Anierin"), anciently named Sliabh Comaicne, is a large hill in County Leitrim, Ireland.
Sligo (—) is a coastal seaport and the county town of County Sligo, Ireland, within the western province of Connacht.
The Sligo, Leitrim and Northern Counties Railway (SL&NCR) was a railway in counties Cavan, Fermanagh, Leitrim and Sligo in north-west Ireland.
Sligo–Leitrim is a parliamentary constituency that has been represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas, from the 2016 general election.
Sligo–North Leitrim was a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas, from 2007 to 2016.
A sovereign state is, in international law, a nonphysical juridical entity that is represented by one centralized government that has sovereignty over a geographic area.
A TD (plural TDanna in Irish or TDs in English; full Irish form Teachta Dála,, plural Teachtaí Dála) is a member of Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Oireachtas (the Irish Parliament).
Tesco Ireland is the Irish arm of supermarket group Tesco and controlled 28% of the grocery market as recently as 2012.
"The Stolen Child" is a poem by William Butler Yeats, published in 1889 in The Wanderings of Oisin and Other Poems.
Surgeon-General Thomas Heazle Parke (1857–1893) was an Irish doctor, explorer, soldier and naturalist.
Tullaghan is the most northerly village in County Leitrim.
The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
In the Republic of Ireland, vehicle registration plates (commonly known as "number plates") are the visual indications of motor vehicle registration – officially termed "index marks" – which it has been mandatory since 1903 to display on most motor vehicles used on public roads in Ireland.
William Butler Yeats (13 June 186528 January 1939) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature.
The Kingdom of West Breifne (Irish Breifne Ua Ruairc) or Breifne O'Rourke was an historic kingdom of Ireland that existed from 1256 to 1605, located in the area that is now County Leitrim.
The Wild Atlantic Way (Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin) is a tourism trail on the west coast, and on parts of the north and south coasts, of the Republic of Ireland.
William Henry Drummond (April 13, 1854 – April 6, 1907) was an Irish-born Canadian poet whose humorous dialect poems made him "one of the most popular authors in the English-speaking world," and "one of the most widely-read and loved poets" in Canada.
The 19th century was a century that began on January 1, 1801, and ended on December 31, 1900.