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Encyclopedia > County Cavan
County Cavan
Contae an Chabháin
Location
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Statistics
Province: Ulster
County Town: Cavan
Code: CN
Area: 1,931 km²
Population (2006) 63,961
Website: www.cavancoco.ie

County Cavan (Contae an Chabháin in Irish) is a county in the Republic of Ireland. map File links The following pages link to this file: County Cavan Categories: GFDL images ... During late Gaelic and early historic times Ireland was divided into provinces to replace the earlier system of the tuatha. ... Statistics Area: 24,481 km² Population (2006 estimate) 1,993,918 Ulster (Irish: Cúige Uladh, IPA: ) forms one of the four traditional provinces of Ireland. ... A county town is the capital of a county in the United Kingdom or Republic of Ireland. ... Cavan (Irish: An Cabhán meaning a hollow) is the main town and administrative centre of County Cavan, Republic of Ireland. ... A number plate for a car registered in 2001 in County Dublin Index marks on Number plates in the Republic of Ireland issued since 1987 have the format YY-CC-SSSSSS where the components are: YY — a 2-digit year (e. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ...

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Location

It is one of three counties situated in the province of Ulster without being part of Northern Ireland. The county is bordered by County Monaghan, County Leitrim, County Longford, County Meath, County Westmeath in the Republic, and County Fermanagh in Northern Ireland. Area: 1,931 km² (746 square miles). Population (census 2006): 63,961. The county town is Cavan. Statistics Area: 24,481 km² Population (2006 estimate) 1,993,918 Ulster (Irish: Cúige Uladh, IPA: ) forms one of the four traditional provinces of Ireland. ... Northern Ireland is a part of the United Kingdom lying in the northeast of the island of Ireland, covering 5,459 square miles (14,139 km², about a sixth of the islands total area). ... Statistics Province: Ulster County Town: Monaghan Code: MN Area: 1,294 km² Population (2006) 55,816 Website: www. ... Statistics Province: Connacht County Town: Carrick-on-Shannon Code: LM Area: 1,588 km² Population (2006) 28,837 Website: www. ... Statistics Province: Leinster County Town: Longford Code: LD Area: 1,091 km² Population (2006) 34,361 Website: www. ... Statistics Province: Leinster County Town: Navan Code: MH Area: 2,342 km² Population (2006) 162,621 Website: www. ... Statistics Province: Leinster County Town: Mullingar Code: WH Area: 1,764 km² Population (2006) 79,403 Website: www. ... Statistics Province: Ulster County Town: Enniskillen Area: 1,691 km² Population (est. ... Northern Ireland is a part of the United Kingdom lying in the northeast of the island of Ireland, covering 5,459 square miles (14,139 km², about a sixth of the islands total area). ... 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... A county town is the capital of a county in the United Kingdom or Republic of Ireland. ... Cavan (Irish: An Cabhán meaning a hollow) is the main town and administrative centre of County Cavan, Republic of Ireland. ...


History

Cavan formed the Eastern half of the kingdom of Breifne. See Also East Bréifne The Kingdom of Bréifne (also Breffny, Brefnie, Brenny) was the traditional territory for an early Irish tribal group known as the Uí Briúin Bréifne. ...


Towns of Cavan

The township of Cavan, Ontario, Canada was named after County Cavan, from which its settlers had emigrated. Arvagh is a town in the Republic of Ireland. ... Bailieborough (sometimes spelled as Bailieboro) (Irish: ) is a small town in County Cavan in the Republic of Ireland. ... Ballinagh (Irish: ) is a village in County Cavan List of towns in the Republic of Ireland List of Irish Towns with a Market House Irish: Beal Atha na nEach, (Mouth of the Ford of the Steed) from when Queen Meabh and her men travelled through many moons ago, on their... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ballyhaise (Irish: ) is a village in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Ballyjamesduff (Irish: )is a small town in County Cavan in the Republic of Ireland. ... Bawnboy (Irish: ) is a small village in a valley at the foot of Slieve Rushen, between Ballyconnell and Swanlinbar, in County Cavan in the (Republic of Ireland). ... Belturbet (Irish: , literally translated as The Mouth of Tairbert Island) is a town in Ireland, located twelve miles from Cavan town , and sixty seven from Dublin city. ... Blacklion (Irish: ) is a border village in west County Cavan, in the Republic of Ireland. ... Butlersbridge River Annalee at Butlersbridge Cottage in Butlersbridge Butlersbridge is a village in County Cavan in Ireland, 5km north of Cavan Town just off the N3 National Primary Route. ... Cavan (An Cabhán in Irish, meaning the hollow) is the main town and administrative centre of County Cavan in the Republic of Ireland. ... Cootehill (Irish: ) is a rapidly-expanding market town in County Cavan in the Ireland. ... Dowra is a small village in the north-west of County Cavan. ... Glangevlin (The Forked Glan) is a town situated in the northwest of County Cavan, Ireland. ... Killeshandra, is a town located in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Kingscourt (Dún an Rí in Irish) is a town in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Mullagh is a village (and a parish) in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Rivory, is a town in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Shercock is a small town situated in the east of the County Cavan, Ireland. ... Stradone (Strath an Domhain in Irish) is a village located in County Cavan, Ireland. ... Swanlinbar is small village situated in north-west County Cavan, Ireland, close to the Fermanagh border with Northern Ireland. ... Virginia (Acadh an Lúir in Irish) is a town located in County Cavan, Ireland. ... The Township of Cavan-Millbrook-North Monaghan is located in central-eastern Canada in Canada, about twenty kilometers southwest of the city of Peterborough. ...


Famous places

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External links

  • Cavan County Council

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Some of the reasons for Cavan’s immense popularity include the hearty banter of friendly people, the allure of the spectacular scenery, the friendly Cavan hotels, the vibrancies of art theatres, the relaxing walks, the winding cycle routes, the magnificent museums, awe-inspiring heritage centres and the hours of fun fishing and cruising.
Cavan, the county's principal town, is interesting for its welcoming pubs and its narrow streets that still follow the same pattern that was set down seven centuries ago by the medieval Irish founders.
Cavan is Ulster's southernmost county in the Republic of Ireland.
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Cavan, the most southerly of the Ulster counties, is greatly diversified in surface.
Cavan Town, with its beautiful cathedral, is home to the popular Cavan Crystal brand of hand-cut glass, and also to Killykeen Forest park, on Lough Oughter, one of the finest coarse fishing lakes in Ireland.
Starting from Cavan County Council Library Services in Cavan Town, The Cavan Way provides a pleasant hill and valley walking connection between the Leitrim Way at Dowra, a small village community near the source of the River Shannon and the Ulster Way at Blacklion village.
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