Bailieborough

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Bailieborough
Contae an Chabháin
Coat of arms of Bailieborough
Nickname: 
Moybologue
Motto(s): 
Irish: Feardhacht is Fírinne
"Manliness and Truth"
Location of Bailieborough
CountryIreland
ProvinceUlster
RegionNorthern and Western
Established1610
County townCavan
Government
 • Local authorityCavan County Council
 • Dáil constituencyCavan–Monaghan
 • EP constituencyMidlands–North-West
Area
 • Total1,932 km2 (746 sq mi)
 • Rank19th
Highest elevation665 m (2,182 ft)
Population
 • Total81,201
 • Rank25th
 • Density42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC±0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (IST)
Eircode routing keys
A82, H12, H14, H16 (primarily)
Telephone area codes042, 049 (primarily)
Vehicle index
mark code
CN
WebsiteOfficial website Edit this at Wikidata
Map

About[change | change source]

Bailieborough or Bailieboro (/ˈblibərə/; Irish: Coill an Chollaigh, meaning "the wood of the boar")[3] is a town in County Cavan, Ireland. As of 2016, its population was 2,683,"Census 2016 Sapmap Area: Settlements Bailieborough". Central Statistics Office (Ireland). Archived from the original on 25 September 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-18.</ref> up from 1,529 as of the 1996 census.[4] Bailieborough's proximity to the N3 national road has made it a commuter town.[5]

Graveyards[change | change source]

St Anne’s Cemetery
St Anne’s Cemetery
St Peter’s Cemetery
Bailieborough Churchyard
Westhall Cemetery
Moybologue Cemetery
Corglass Cemetery
Bailieborough Airport

References[change | change source]

  1. "Students Corner – Stats Facts about your County – Cavan". Central Statistics Office (Ireland). Archived from the original on 19 November 2011.
  2. "Census of Population 2022 - Preliminary Results". Central Statistics Office (Ireland). Retrieved 26 May 2023.
  3. "Coill an Chollaigh/Bailieborough". Placenames Database of Ireland. Government of Ireland - Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and Dublin City University. Archived from the original on 16 January 2019. Retrieved 2019-01-16.
  4. "Bailieborough (Ireland) Census Town". citypopulation.de. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
  5. "Big value dreams on the Cavan lakes". independent.ie. Independent News & Media. 10 February 2017. Retrieved 28 December 2021.