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Nenagh

(nē`nə, nē`năkh), town (1991 pop. 5,825), Co. Tipperary, S central Republic of Ireland. It is an agricultural market with varied manufactures. Nenagh Castle (c.1200) has a circular keep. Nearby are ruins of a Franciscan friary, founded in the 13th cent. and destroyed by Oliver CromwellCromwell, Oliver
, 1599–1658, lord protector of England. Parliamentary General

The son of a gentry family, he entered Cambridge in 1616 but probably left the next year.
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's forces in 1650.
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THURLES SARSFIELDS won their third Tipperary title in four years as they edged out Nenagh Eire Og in Thurles yesterday.
The contractor will operate the existing wood pellet fuelled biomass boiler and diesel fuelled oil boiler at the site of nenagh leisure centre.
David Flannery, 24, was in the back of the family car on the N52 near Nenagh, Co Tipperary, when the tragedy happened.
Evergreen Nenagh Rugby Club scrum coach Seamus Harty was instrumental in convincing Ryan to switch from back to front-row, and the gritty operator packed down with the 19-stone teenager - some 40 years his junior.
It's then believed a jeep being driven by the 36-year-old rugby player collided with the back of the car near Toomevera, Nenagh, Co Tipperary.
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The alarm was raised after a letter sent to the building on Summerhill in Nenagh, Co Tipperary, was opened by a member of staff.
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YESTERDAY'S All-Ireland Vocational Schools senior hurling A semi-final between Nenagh VS and St Fergals, Rathdowney, was abandoned in the second half following a serious injury to Saints player Shane Cleere.
SILVER BIRCH, the 2007 Grand National winner, started his comeback from injury with a win at the North Tipperary point-to-point at Nenagh, County Tipperary yesterday.
The company said yesterday the cuts would not go beyond the plant at Nenagh, Tipperary ( its manufacturing operations in the North-East focus on fragrances and haircare.