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Fermoy is a town on the River Blackwater in County Cork, Ireland. Its population is about 5,800, environs included (2006 census).
The town's name comes from the Irish and refers to a Cistercian abbey founded in the 13th century.
The Christian Brothers, the Presentation and Loreto Sisters maintain a presence in the town.