Place:County Armagh, Northern Ireland

NameCounty Armagh
Alt namesArd Mhachasource: (Irish)
Contae Ard Mhachasource: (Irish)
Armaghsource: and Getty Vocabulary Program (English)
Co. Armaghsource: Royal Mail: PAF Digest [online] (2002) accessed 16 Dec 2002
Ard Mhachasource: Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) p 37
Ardimachasource: Orbis Latinus (1971) p 26
Ardmachasource: Orbis Latinus (1971) p 26
Armacanumsource: Orbis Latinus (1971) p 26
Coordinates54.333°N 6.667°W
Located inNorthern Ireland     (1922 - 1973)
Also located inIreland     ( - 1922)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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County Armagh (named after its county town, Armagh) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland and one of the 32 traditional counties of Ireland, situated in the north-east of the island of Ireland. Adjoined to the southern shore of Lough Neagh, the county covers an area of 1,326 km² and has a population of about 174,792. It is also one of the thirty-two traditional counties of Ireland and is within the historic province of Ulster. County Armagh is known as the "Orchard County" because of its many apple orchards.[1]

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