Dún Laoghaire

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Dún Laoghaire
Toun
View of Dun Laoghaire from Ferris Wheel.JPG
Dún Laoghaire is located in Dublin
Dún Laoghaire
Dún Laoghaire
Location in Ireland
Dún Laoghaire is located in Ireland
Dún Laoghaire
Dún Laoghaire
Dún Laoghaire (Ireland)
Coordinates: 53°18′N 6°08′W / 53.30°N 6.14°W / 53.30; -6.14Coordinates: 53°18′N 6°08′W / 53.30°N 6.14°W / 53.30; -6.14
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CoontyDún Laoghaire–Rathdown
Elevation
24 m (79 ft)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total26,525
 incl. near destricts (Glenageary, Sallynoggin, Salthill, etc.)
Eircode (Routin Key)
A96
Area code(s)01 (+3531)
Websitewww.dunlaoghairetown.ie

Dún Laoghaire is a toun an sea-port in Coonty Dublin to the sootheast o Dublin.

Etymology[eedit | eedit soorce]

The name comes frae Lóegaire mac Néill, a High King o Ireland who usetit as a military base. The name in Erse means Fort o Lóegaire.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Population, nae o the toun o Dún Laoghaire, but aw Dún Laoghaire Electoral Destricts. Includin: 042 East Central Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 043 Glasthule Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 044 Glenageary Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 045 Monkstown Farm Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 046 Mount Town Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 047 Sallynoggin East Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 048 Sallynoggin South Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 049 Sallynoggin West Archived 22 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 050 Sandycove Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 051 Salthill Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine 052 West Central Archived 21 Januar 2018 at the Wayback Machine