Place:Shannon, County Clare, Republic of Ireland

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NameShannon
Alt namesShannon Townsource: Wikipedia
Baile na Sionnainnesource: Wikipedia
TypeTown or village
Coordinates52.71074°N 8.87897°W
Located inCounty Clare, Republic of Ireland
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Shannon or Shannon Town (Baile na Sionnainne), named after the river near which it stands, is a town in County Clare, Ireland. It is a satellite town of the nearby city of Limerick, and was given town status on 1 January 1982. The town is located just off the N19 road, a spur of the N18/M18 road between Limerick and Ennis. It is the location of Shannon Airport, an international airport serving the Limerick/Clare region in the west of Ireland.

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