Laragh (Trory)

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Laragh
Laragh is located in Northern Ireland
Laragh
Laragh
Location within Northern Ireland
District
County
CountryNorthern Ireland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townENNISKILLEN
Postcode districtBT94
Dialling code028
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
Fermanagh
54°24′18″N 7°38′42″W / 54.4049°N 7.6449°W / 54.4049; -7.6449Coordinates: 54°24′18″N 7°38′42″W / 54.4049°N 7.6449°W / 54.4049; -7.6449

Laragh (from Irish: Lathrach, meaning "the site of some sort of building")[1] is a townland of 132 acres in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. It is situated in the civil parish of Trory and the historic barony of Tirkennedy.[2] It is near Enniskillen Airport.

Laragh is the base for Balcas Timber Ltd, a major employer in Fermanagh, producing timber products and wood pellets as a renewable energy fuel. The company is a major supplier of wood pellets to the United Kingdom.

There are two other townlands in County Fermanagh with the same name: Laragh (Rossory) and Laragh (Kinawley).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laragh". Place Names NI. Retrieved 20 April 2015.
  2. ^ "Laragh". IreAtlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 20 April 2015.