Place:Skibbereen, County Cork, Republic of Ireland

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NameSkibbereen
Alt namesAn Sciobairínsource: Wikipedia
TypeTown
Coordinates51.55°N 9.25°W
Located inCounty Cork, Republic of Ireland
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Skibbereen, is a town in County Cork, Ireland. It is the most southerly town in Ireland. It is located on the N71 national secondary road. The name "Skibbereen" (often shortened to "Skibb") means "little boat harbour." The River Ilen which runs through the town reaches the sea at Baltimore.

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