Fermanagh

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Fermanagh (from Irish: Fir Manach or Fear Manach, meaning “Men of Manach”) is a county in the Northwest of Ireland. The county covers an area of 1,691 km² (653 sq mi) and has a population of approximately 62,000 (2011 Census). Enniskillen is the principal town and largest in both size and population.

Colloquially referred to as The Lakelands, Fermanagh is dominated by two connected lakes: Upper and Lower Lough Erne. These two lakes meet at the island town of Enniskillen.