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(Placename) a district and historical county of SW Northern Ireland: contains the Upper and Lower Lough Erne. Pop: 58 705 (2003 est). Area (excluding water): 1700 sq km (656 sq miles)


(fərˈmæn ə)

a county in SW Northern Ireland. 51,008; 653 sq. mi. (1691 sq. km).
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CAPTAIN John Paul McGarry dedicated the win to former colleague Shane Mulholland as Fermanagh made their Lory Meagher Cup breakthrough.
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Yet as Fermanagh boss Pete McGrath said afterwards, they wouldn't have looked out of place playing in the Division Two final or even Division One.
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Quigley scored seven points, six coming from wellstruck frees, as Fermanagh followed up their home hammering of Louth with an efficient away win in Sligo.
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