View from the north of the town
|Coalisland shown within the United Kingdom|
|Population||5,700 (2011 Census)|
|• Belfast||35 miles (56 km)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Coalisland (Irish: Oileán an Ghuail) is a small town in County Tyrone, Ulster, Northern Ireland. Its district for parliament and football is Mid Ulster. Four miles from Lough Neagh, it was formerly a centre for coal mining. It was the site of several armed conflicts between 1969 and 2001 during the Troubles.
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