Place:Nenagh, North Tipperary, Republic of Ireland

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NameNenagh
Alt namesAn tAonachsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown
Coordinates52.867°N 8.2°W
Located inNorth Tipperary, Republic of Ireland
Also located inTipperary, Republic of Ireland    
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Nenagh ( or , locally ; or simply An tAonach) is the county town of North Tipperary in Ireland. In 2011 it had a recorded population of 7,995. It is a civil parish in the historical barony of Ormond Lower. It is also an Ecclesiastical parish in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Killaloe.

Nenagh was originally a market town, and its name in Irish means "The Fair of Ormond" – a reference to the Ormond (East Munster) Fair, of which it was the site. Nenagh is today a busy commercial town and is governed by Nenagh Town council.

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