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Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as Prime Minister.
Ashbourne, historically called Killeglan or Kildeglan, is a town in County Meath, Ireland.
Athboy,is a small agricultural town located in County Meath.The town is located on the Yellow Ford River, in wooded country near the County Westmeath border.
Baile Ghib (formerly Gibbstown) is a small Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking area) in County Meath, Ireland.
Ballivor (pronounced:Bal-Eye-Ver) is a village in County Meath, 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 the Boyne (Cath na Bóinne) was a battle in 1690 between the forces of the deposed King James II of England, and those of Dutch Prince William of Orange who, with his wife Mary II (his cousin and James's daughter), had acceded to the Crowns of England and Scotland in 1688.
Bective Abbey (Mainistir Bheigthí) is a Cistercian abbey on the River Boyne in Bective, County Meath, Ireland.
Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.
The Belfast–Dublin line is a main international railway route on the island of Ireland that connects Dublin Connolly station in the Republic of Ireland and Belfast Central station in Northern Ireland.
Brú na Bóinne (Palace of the Boyne or Mansion of the Boyne) or Boyne valley tombs, is an area in County Meath, Ireland, located in a bend of the River Boyne.
Cattle—colloquially cows—are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates.
Cavan is the county town of County Cavan in Ireland.
A cereal is any edible components of the grain (botanically, a type of fruit called a caryopsis) of cultivated grass, composed of the endosperm, germ, and bran.
A commuter town is a town whose residents normally work elsewhere but in which they live, eat and sleep.
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 Dublin (Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath or Contae Átha Cliath) is a county in Ireland.
County Kildare (Contae Chill Dara) is a county in Ireland.
County Longford (Contae an Longfoirt) is a county in Ireland.
County Louth (Contae Lú) is a county in Ireland.
County Monaghan (Contae Mhuineacháin) is a county in Ireland.
County Offaly (Contae Uíbh Fhailí) 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.
County Waterford (Contae Phort Láirge; the English name comes from Old Norse Vedrafjörður) is a county in Ireland.
County Westmeath (Contae na hIarmhí or simply An Iarmhí) is a county in Ireland.
Dairy farming is a class of agriculture for long-term production of milk, which is processed (either on the farm or at a dairy plant, either of which may be called a dairy) for eventual sale of a dairy product.
Dangan Castle is a former stately home in Co Meath, Ireland, which is now in a state of ruin.
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).
Derry, officially Londonderry, is the second-largest city in Northern Ireland and the fourth-largest city on the island of Ireland.
Donore (meaning "Fort of pride"), historically Dunower, is a small village near Drogheda in County Meath, Ireland.
Dowth (Dubhadh) is a Neolithic passage tomb located in the Boyne Valley, County Meath, Ireland.
Drogheda is one of the oldest towns in Ireland.
Drogheda MacBride railway station (Stáisiún Droichead Átha Mac Giolla Bhríde) serves Drogheda, Ireland.
Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.
The Dublin-Navan line (via Clonsilla) is a commuter railway line between Dublin and the town of Navan in County Meath.
Duleek is a Village in County Meath, Ireland.
Dunboyne is a town in Meath, Ireland.
Dunboyne railway station is a railway station serving the town of Dunboyne in County Meath, Ireland.
Dunsany Castle (Caisleán Dhún Samhnaí), Dunsany, County Meath, Ireland is a modernised Norman castle, started c. 1180 / 1181 by Hugh de Lacy, who also commissioned Killeen Castle, nearby, and the famous Trim Castle.
Dunshaughlin (or locally (St Seachnall's Church) is a town in County Meath, Ireland.
East Meath is an area of made up of the electoral divisions of St Mary's (Part) and Julianstown in County Meath.
Enfield railway station serves the town of Enfield in County Meath, Ireland.
Enfield or Innfield is a town in south County Meath, Ireland, situated between Kilcock and Kinnegad and very close to the border with County Kildare.
The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.
Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS, ForMemRS and HonFRS) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society judges to have made a "substantial contribution to the improvement of natural knowledge, including mathematics, engineering science and medical science".
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.
Field marshal (or field-marshal, abbreviated as FM) is a very senior military rank, ordinarily senior to the general officer ranks.
Fine Gael (English: Family or Tribe of the Irish) is a liberal-conservative and Christian democratic political party in Ireland.
Fingal is a county in Ireland.
A Gaelscoil (plural: Gaelscoileanna) is an Irish-medium school in Ireland: the term refers especially to Irish-medium schools outside the Irish-speaking regions or Gaeltacht.
Gaeltacht (plural Gaeltachtaí) is an Irish-language word for any primarily Irish-speaking region.
Gone with the Wind is a novel by American writer Margaret Mitchell, first published in 1936.
The Greater Dublin Area (GDA; Irish: Mórcheantar Bhaile Átha Cliath), or simply Greater Dublin, is the city of Dublin and its hinterland, with varying definitions as to its extent.
Hansfield railway station is a railway station on the Dublin Docklands to M3 Parkway commuter service serving the communities of Hansfield (Ongar and Barnwell) and Clonee, located in West Blanchardstown in County Dublin.
The High Kings of Ireland (Ard-Rí na hÉireann) were sometimes historical and sometimes legendary figures who had, or who are claimed to have had, lordship over the whole of Ireland.
The High Sheriff of Meath was the British Crown's judicial representative in County Meath, Ireland from the conquest until 1922, when the office was abolished in the new Free State and replaced by the office of Meath County Sheriff.
The Hill of Tara (Teamhair or Teamhair na Rí), located near the River Boyne, is an archaeological complex that runs between Navan and Dunshaughlin in County Meath, Ireland.
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.
The Irish Sea (Muir Éireann / An Mhuir Mheann, Y Keayn Yernagh, Erse Sea, Muir Èireann, Ulster-Scots: Airish Sea, Môr Iwerddon) separates the islands of Ireland and Great Britain; linked to the Celtic Sea in the south by St George's Channel, and to the Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland in the north by the Straits of Moyle.
The Courts of Ireland consist of the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal, the High Court, the Circuit Court and the District Court.
Julianstown is a village in County Meath, Ireland.
Kells Round Tower is a round tower in Kells, County Meath in Ireland.
Kells is a town in County Meath, Ireland.
Kentstown also known as the K-Block is a village in County Meath in Ireland at the junction of the R153 and R150 regional roads.
Killeen Castle (Caisleán Chillín), located in Dunsany, County Meath, Ireland, is the current construction on a site occupied by a castle since around 1180.
Meath (Old Irish: Mide; spelt Mí in Modern Irish) was a kingdom in Ireland for over 1000 years.
Knowth (Cnóbha) is a Neolithic passage grave and an ancient monument of the World Heritage Site of Brú na Bóinne located 8.4 km west of Drogheda in Ireland's valley of the River Boyne.
The Labour Party (Páirtí an Lucht Oibre) is a social-democratic political party in the Republic of Ireland.
Laytown is a village in County Meath, Ireland, located on the R150 regional road and overlooking the Irish Sea.
Laytown railway station (Stáisiún na hInse) serves Laytown and Bettystown in County Meath, Ireland.
Laytown-Bettystown-Mornington is a census town in East Meath, County Meath, Ireland, comprising the adjoining villages of Laytown, Bettystown and Mornington.
Leinster (— Laighin / Cúige Laighean — /) is one of the Provinces of Ireland situated in the east of Ireland.
This is a list of the counties of Ireland ordered by area.
This is a list of counties of Ireland ordered by population.
In medieval Ireland, the Kings of Mide were of the Clann Cholmáin, a branch of the Uí Néill.
Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.
In Ireland, local government functions are mostly exercised by thirty-one local authorities, termed County, City, or City and County Councils.
Longwood, historically called Moydervy, is a village in southwest County Meath, Ireland.
This is a list of people who served as Lord Lieutenant of County Meath, Ireland.
The Lordship of Meath was an extensive seigniorial liberty in medieval Ireland that was awarded to Hugh de Lacy by King Henry II of England by the service of fifty knights and with almost royal authority.
Loughcrew or Lough Crew is an area of great historical importance near Oldcastle, County Meath, Ireland.
Louth is a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas.
The M1 motorway (Mótarbhealach M1) is a motorway in Ireland.
M3 Parkway is a Park and Ride railway station in County Meath beside Dunboyne and the M3 Motorway (Pace Interchange Junction 5).
Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (November 8, 1900 – August 16, 1949) was an American novelist and journalist under the pseudonym Peggy Mitchell.
Meath was a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas from 1923 to 1937 and from 1948 to 2007.
The Meath Archaeological and Historical Society is a local historical society in County Meath.
Meath County Council (Comhairle Contae na Mí) is the authority responsible for local government in County Meath, Ireland.
Meath East is a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas.
Meath West is a parliamentary constituency represented in Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish parliament or Oireachtas.
The Mid-East Region (coded IE022) is a NUTS Level III statistical region of Ireland.
Midlands–North-West is a constituency of the European Parliament in Ireland.
Morgallion is one of the baronies that comprise county Meath.
The N2 road is a national primary road in Ireland, running from Dublin to the border with Northern Ireland at Moy Bridge near Aughnacloy, County Tyrone to connect Dublin with Derry via the A5.
The N3 road is a national primary road in Ireland, running between Dublin, Cavan and the border with County Fermanagh.
The N4 road is a national primary road in Ireland, running from Dublin to the northwest of Ireland and Sligo town.
Navan (trans. "the Cave") is the county town of County Meath in Ireland.
Navan railway station served the town of Navan in County Meath.
Newgrange (Sí an Bhrú or Brú na Bóinne) is a prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, located west of Drogheda on the north side of the River Boyne.
The Normans in Ireland, or Hiberno-Normans, were a group of Normans who invaded the various realms of Gaelic Ireland.
Oldcastle is a town in County Meath, Ireland.
The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (formerly the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath) is a British order of chivalry founded by George I on 18 May 1725.
The Order of the Garter (formally the Most Noble Order of the Garter) is an order of chivalry founded by Edward III in 1348 and regarded as the most prestigious British order of chivalry (though in precedence inferior to the military Victoria Cross and George Cross) in England and the United Kingdom.
Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country located in Central Europe.
The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum tuberosum.
Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, usually known simply as the Privy Council, is a formal body of advisers to the Sovereign of the United Kingdom.
Since the early 17th-century there have been four Provinces of Ireland: Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster.
Ratoath is a town in the barony of the same name in County Meath, Ireland.
Ratoath is a barony in County Meath.
Ráth Chairn (anglicized as Rathcairn) is a small village and Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking area) in County Meath, Ireland.
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.
Ring (its official name) or Ringagonagh (Rinn Ó gCuanach) is a parish within the Irish-speaking Gaeltacht na nDéise area in County Waterford, Ireland.
The River Boyne (An Bhóinn or Abhainn na Bóinne) is a river in Leinster, Ireland, the course of which is about long.
The Royal Guelphic Order (Guelphen-Orden), sometimes also referred to as the Hanoverian Guelphic Order, is a Hanoverian order of chivalry instituted on 28 April 1815 by the Prince Regent (later King George IV).
Katie Scarlett O'Hara is a fictional character and the main protagonist in Margaret Mitchell's 1936 novel Gone with the Wind and in the later film of the same name.
Service economy can refer to one or both of two recent economic developments.
Sinn Féin (isbn) is a left-wing Irish republican political party active in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Skryne, officially Skreen, is a village with a population of 1403 (Census 2006), situated on and around a hill between the N2 and N3 national primary roads in County Meath, Ireland.
Slane (meaning 'Town of Sláine mac Dela') is a village in County Meath, in Ireland.
Slane Castle is located in the town of Slane, within the Boyne Valley of County Meath, Ireland.
Sligo (—) is a coastal seaport and the county town of County Sligo, Ireland, within the western province of Connacht.
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.
Spire of Lloyd in Kells, Ireland is an 18th-century folly in the form of a Doric column, surmounted by a glazed lantern.
Stamullen is a village in County Meath, Ireland on the border with County Dublin.
Summerhill is a designated heritage village in County Meath, Ireland.
The Tailteann Games, Tailtin Fair, Áenach Tailteann, Aonach Tailteann, Assembly of Talti, Fair of Taltiu or Festival of Taltii were funeral games associated with the semi-legendary history of Pre-Christian Ireland.
Tara is the name of a fictional plantation in the state of Georgia, in the historical novel Gone with the Wind (1936) by Margaret Mitchell.
Tayto Park is a crisp/chip themed amusement park in Ireland.
Teltown (Tailtin) is a townland in County Meath, Ireland, for the area between Oristown and Donaghpatrick Kells.
Trim Castle (Caisleán Bhaile Atha Troim) is a Norman castle on the south bank of the River Boyne in Trim, County Meath, Ireland.
Trim is a town in County Meath, Ireland.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.
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.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.