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Monaghan,

town (1991 pop. 5,919), seat of Co. Monaghan, N Republic of Ireland. It is a farm market with some manufacturing. Monaghan houses the cathedral of the Roman Catholic diocese of Clogher.

Monaghan

(mŏn`əhən, –hăn'), county (1991 pop. 51,293), 498 sq mi (1,290 sq km), N Republic of Ireland, bordered on the N by Northern Ireland. The county seat is MonaghanMonaghan
, county (1991 pop. 51,293), 498 sq mi (1,290 sq km), N Republic of Ireland, bordered on the N by Northern Ireland. The county seat is Monaghan. The northwest portion of the county is a part of the fertile central plain of Ireland; to the south and east are hilly
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. The northwest portion of the county is a part of the fertile central plain of Ireland; to the south and east are hilly sections. It is primarily an agricultural county. The main enterprise is the raising of beef and dairy cattle. Potatoes, oats, and turnips are the chief crops; pigs, sheep, and poultry, as well as cattle, are raised in large numbers. Other industries are bacon curing and the manufacture of furniture and footwear.

Monaghan

1. a county of NE Republic of Ireland, in Ulster province: many small lakes. County town: Monaghan. Pop.: 52 593 (2002). Area: 1292 sq. km (499 sq. miles)
2. a town in NE Republic of Ireland, county town of Co. Monaghan. Pop.: 5717 (2002)
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The Minister for Business & Employment Ged Nash has warmly welcomed the announcement by Combilift that it is to create 200 new jobs in a major expansion in Monaghan town.
Yesterday's fog caused tricky driving conditions as AA Roadwatch urged people living in places such as Roscommon, Dublin, Monaghan town and Drogheda to drive with care.
Freds, Bettys, Wilmas and Barneys got ready to rock in Castleblayney as 905 locals went back to the Stone Age as a part of a festival in the Co Monaghan town.
Paddy, who owns the Octogen Bar in Clones is quite right when he points out that the GAA have taken the bread out of the mouths of the people of the Monaghan town - where the final is usually played.
Tenders are invited for Design and Installation of Public Art in Monaghan Town
A private firm plunged [euro]20million into developing an underground facility at the site of the original car park in Monaghan town in 2005.
PEOPLE may be seeing double in a Co Monaghan town next week end - but there will be no need to call an optician.
The table full of northerners last week at the Paramount Restaurant in Monaghan town couldn't stop talking about how fresh and clean it was - and the food was superb, too.
Monaghan the works shall consist of: - approximately 7km of pe100 and di watermains in various locations near monaghan town and environs, ranging in diameter from 63mm to 400mm, to replace existing cast iron, ac, hdpe and upvc watermains, fittings and consumer connections.
It was an emotional few days after the Ulster final success, starting from Lennon lifting the Anglo-Celt Cup (above) and, two hours later, bringing the Cup up on stage at the Monaghan town festival along with Conor McManus.
Florenitna Parpala was arrested after gardai were tipped off that the 35 year old was running a brothel from the property in Dublin Street in Monaghan Town.
Teenager Emma Markey died instantly when she was struck by a car as she was walking towards Monaghan Town yesterday morning.