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Ardmore
Irish: An tArd Mór
Irish transcription(s)
 • Derivation: Ard Mór
 • Meaning: "Great height"
Ardmore Roman Catholic Church in 2006
Ardmore Roman Catholic Church in 2006
Country Northern Ireland
County Londonderry
Barony Tirkeeran
Civil parish Clondermot
Area
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Ardmore (from Irish: An tArd Mór, meaning "the great height") is a village and townland in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. In the 2001 Census it had a population of 210. It is within Derry and Strabane district. Ardmore has a number of sports teams including cricket, football and gaelic football.

In the 19th century Ardmore had a bleach-green, the first established in this part of the country, where 25,000 pieces of linen were made yearly.


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