Place:Fermoy, County Cork, Republic of Ireland

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NameFermoy
Alt namesMainistir Fhear Maighsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown
Coordinates52.133°N 8.267°W
Located inCounty Cork, Republic of Ireland
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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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.

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