Aughrim


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Aughrim

or

Aghrim

(ôg`rĭm, ôkh–), village, Co. Galway, W central Republic of Ireland. It was the scene of a battle (July 12, 1691) in which the forces of William III of Great Britain won a decisive victory over those of James II.
References in periodicals archive ?
ONLY managing two scores in the first half left Rathnew of Wicklow with a mission impossible at Aughrim yesterday.
FOOTBALL WICKLOW haven't done enough in 2014 to warrant being odds-on favourites to beat Sligo in this evening's round-two qualifier at Aughrim and the visitors look cracking value to spoil the Garden party, writes David Jennings.
All-Ireland Football qualifiers WICKLOW 3-12 OFFALY 0-17 TOWERING full-forward Seanie Furlong plundered 2-2 as Wicklow advanced their All-Ireland qualifier cause in Aughrim.
Topics discussed include Tudor reform strategies in sixteenth-century Ireland, interpreting English maps of Ulster and Virginia, the early seventeenth-century Irish peerage, attitude towards the English language in early modern Ireland and the impacts of the Battle of Aughrim on the Irish Catholic elites.
It still looks as if the Lilywhites and perhaps the Mournemen will reach the play-offs, but both sides in Aughrim will be looking to keep up the pressure.
The new road bypasses the traffic blackspots of Craughwell as that town, along with Ballinasloe, Aughrim, Killreekill and Loughrea.
LOUTH heaped yet more agony on basement battlers Wicklow with an all too easy win in Div 2A of the National Football League at Aughrim yesterday.
LONGFORD registered their fourth win-in-a-row with a 1-16 to 1-10 win over Wicklow in Aughrim yesterday.
And the star confirmed he is eagerly looking forward to taking on the challenge of Aughrim, from Co Wicklow, with Amanda Brunker as their Bainisteoir.
Cavan seemed to be beaten before they even got off the team bus against Wicklow in the reverse qualifier fixture at Aughrim last year.
Fellow Labour TDs Liz McManus and Pat Rabbitte were among those who joined family and friends at the wedding at Aughrim Street Parish Church.
NFL Division 4 round-up BY COILIN DUFFY LONGFORD registered their fourth win-in-a-row with a 1-16 to 1-10 win over Wicklow in Aughrim yesterday.