Place:County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland

NameCounty Westmeath
Alt namesAn Iarmhísource: (Irish)
Contae na hIarmhísource: (Irish)
Westmeathsource: and Getty Vocabulary Program (English)
Co. Westmeath
Iarmhidhsource: Blue Guide: Ireland (1979) p 46
Iarmhísource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) XII, 606
Coordinates53.5°N 7.5°W
Located inRepublic of Ireland     (1922 - )
Also located inIreland     (1541 - 1922)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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County Westmeath is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and the province of Leinster. It is named after the ancient Kingdom of Meath. Westmeath County Council is the local authority for the county. The population of the county is 86,164 according to the 2011 census.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article County Westmeath. especially the section "Geography and political subdivisions"

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