Ceanannus Mór

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Ceanannus Mór

(sē'ənăn`əs môr) or

Kells,

town (1991 pop. 2,185), Co. Meath, NE Republic of Ireland, on the Blackwater River. It is a market town and was once a royal residence for Irish kings. Computer cabinets are made there. Noteworthy are the relic of an ancient monastery founded in the 6th cent. by St. Columba, the round tower, and several ancient crosses. The Book of Kells, now one of the treasures of the Trinity College library in DublinDublin,
Irish Baile Átha Cliath, county borough (1991 pop. 915,516), Leinster, capital of the Republic of Ireland, on Dublin Bay at the mouth of the Liffey River. Its harbor, with shipyards, docks, and quays, dates from 1714.
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, is a beautifully illuminated manuscript of the Latin Gospels, with notes on local history, found in the ancient monastery and believed to have been written in the 8th cent. The manuscript is generally regarded as the finest example of Celtic illumination.
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A TOTAL of 20 students from Year 9 at St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School, Flint, have been chosen to create a piece of artwork that will be displayed in the foyer of the Town Hall in Kells, County Meath, Republic of Ireland as part of the 2018 Kells Type Trail.
TOM GIBNEY has described John Tobin as a "top-class fella and a genuine horse lover" after the 31-year-old's body was recovered from the River Blackwater in Kells, County Meath, yesterday afternoon.
10 Applicant Margaret O'Reilly as nominee of M&J O'Reilly Limited TAKE NOTICE that Margaret O'Reilly as nominee of M&J O'Reilly Limited having its registered office at Stonefield, Ballinlough, Kells, County Meath intends to apply to the Annual Licensing Court to be held at the Courthouse, Navan, County Meath on the 25th day of September, 2015 at 10.30am for the TRANSFER to the Applicant of the Ordinary Seven Day Publican's Licence attached to the premises known as "The Halfway House" and situate at Smithstown, Ballinlough, Crossakiel, County Meath in the court area and district aforesaid and heretofore licensed in the name of Jonnie Reilly as nominee of ROR Investments.
They were traced by DNA and fingerprinting to Hill, who was living in Carrick Street, Kells, County Meath, in Ireland.
Born in Kells, County Meath, Patrick was the son of Thomas and Margaret (Olohan) Flood.
Chief Supt Michael Finnegan, who is leading three of the excavations, said he believed the search for victim Mr Brendan Megraw's body near Kells, County Meath, would be successful if the IRA information was correct.
The 10-year-old is trained in Kells, County Meath, by Tom Gibney for the Lock Syndicate and was ridden by Andrew Thornton, 31, from Navan.
Harley-ridden winner for a syndicate headed by John Butler, proprietor of the Round Tower pub and restaurant in Kells, County Meath, said of the winner: "He's a grand little horse who appreciated the better ground tonight.
Kells, County Meath, dentist Maura McGuinness saddled Point Calimere to land the sprint handicap in the hands of Declan McDonogh.
Callaghan, who owns a nightclub and bar in Kells, County Meath, will be paying his second visit to the National.
Ormiston, who owns a builders' providers and hardware business in Kells, County Meath, has ten horses with Prendergast, who won the Irish Cambridgeshire for him with Kestrel Cross last month.