Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Markethill

Markethill, small market town with ry. sta., Kilclooney and Mullagbbrack pars., mid. co. Armagh, 13 miles NW. of Newry and 81 miles N. of Dublin, pop. 874; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Friday.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "small market town with railway station"   (ADL Feature Type: "cities")
Administrative units: Armagh IrlC
Place: Markethill

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