Newry sentence example

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  • In May of the same year Sir Henry Docwra, at the head of a considerable army, took up a position at Derry, while Mountjoy marched from Westmeath to Newry to support him, compelling O'Neill to retire to Armagh, a large reward having been offered for his capture alive or dead.
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  • A railway owned by the London & NorthWestern company connects Newry with the deep-water harbour at Greenore; and there is an electric railway to Bessbrook in Co.
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  • The situation of the town is striking, the Newry Mountains and Slieve Gullion on the west, and the Mourne Mountains on the east, enclosing the narrow valley in which it lies.
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  • Newry is one of the most important ports of the province of Ulster, and in connexion with several sub-ports farther down the river is the outlet for the trade of a very extensive district.
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  • In 1689 Newry was set on fire by the duke of Berwick when in retreat before Schomberg.
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  • Until 1898 a portion of Newry was situated in Co.
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  • The Newry Canal, communicating with Carlingford Lough at Warrenpoint, 6 m.
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  • A branch from Omagh joins the Dublin line to Goraghwood, and from this line there is a branch to Newry in Co.
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  • It was brought to importance by the action of the London & North-Western railway company of England, which owns the pier and railways joining the Great Northern system at Dundalk (122 m.) and Newry (14 m.).
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  • Granite is exposed along its axis from near Newry to Slieve Croob, and again appears at Crossdoney in county Cavan.
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  • The stronghold of Emain Macha was destroyed and the Ulstermen were driven across the Newry River into Dalriada, which was inhabited by Picts.
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  • The recapture of Newry in May 1642 was accompanied by the massacre of soldiers and civilians in reprisal for the killing of Protestants.
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  • Oliver Curran is a self-taught artist working in Newry, County Down.
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  • Smith, of Newry, resulting from crosses between cordifolia x purpurascens, and with the good qualities of both parents.
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