Place:County Sligo, Republic of Ireland

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NameCounty Sligo
Alt namesSligeachsource: logainm.ie (Irish)
Contae Shligighsource: logainm.ie (Irish)
Sligosource: logainm.ie and Getty Vocabulary Program (English)
Co. Sligo
Sligeachsource: Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
TypeCounty
Coordinates54.167°N 8.667°W
Located inRepublic of Ireland     (1922 - )
Also located inIreland     (1579 - 1922)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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County Sligo is a county in Ireland. It is located in the Border Region and is part of the province of Connacht. Sligo is the administrative capital and largest town in the county. Sligo County Council is the local authority for the county. The population of the county is 65,535 according to the 2016 census,[1] making it the 3rd most populated county in the province. It is noted for Benbulben Mountain, one of Ireland’s most distinctive natural landmarks.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article County Sligo. especially the section "Geography and political subdivisions" and its subsection "Towns and villages"

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