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  Clare Ireland Clare Information County Clare Ireland Tourist Information Clare Attractions Burren County Clare Cliffs ...
The River Shannon and Lough Derg form the eastern boundary of County Clare.
Measuring 6.54 metres (20 feet) in length, it is recognised as being the longest stalactite in the Northern hemisphere.
Ireland's first pub-brewery is named after a Clare woman by the name of Biddy Early, who was renowned for her magical powers in the 1800s.
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  County Clare - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
County Clare (Contae an Chláir in Irish) is in the Irish province of Munster.
Poulnabrone Dolmen in the Burren, County Clare, Ireland, 2004.
County Clare contains The Burren, a unique karst landscape area of limestone hills and fields, Bunratty Castle, and is considered to be a major centre of traditional Irish music today.
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 Clare County, Michigan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Clare County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan.
In the county the population was spread out with 24.40% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 24.90% from 25 to 44, 26.40% from 45 to 64, and 17.30% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $28,845, and the median income for a family was $33,934.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Clare_County,_Michigan   (376 words)

  
 ipedia.com: County Clare Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
County Clare Area : 3,147 km² Capital : Ennis Code : CE Population : 103,277 Province : Munster County Clare is in the Irish province of Munster.
County Clare (An Clár in Irish) is in the Irish province of Munster.
County Clare contains The Burren, a unique karst landscape area of limestone hills and fields, Bunratty Castle, and is considered to be the centre of traditional Irish music today.
www.ipedia.com /county_clare.html   (270 words)

  
 Clare County, Michigan - InfoMI.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Clare County is located a little northeast of the middle of Michigan’s lower peninsula.
The county grew rapidly in the 1850’s and 60’s due to its huge white pine forests and strategic position for floating lumber both east and west to Saginaw (down the Tobacco River) and Muskegon (down the Muskegon River).
Its largest community is Clare, where a diverse economic base consisting of small manufacturing and agriculture continues to develop.
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 Clare County, MI macaroni grill Clare County, MI
Information about Clare County, MI Clare County is a county located in the U.S. State of Michigan.
Clare County, MI macaroni grill Clare County, MI Clare County, Michigan
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 31,252 people, 12,686 households, and 8,753 families residing in the county.
www.find-ask.com /C/Encyclopedia/Clare_County,_MI/Clare_County,_MI.html   (448 words)

  
 Clare Ireland tourism - hotels, bed and breakfast,car rentals Clare, county maps...
County Clare, The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher
To the north of the county, the rugged Atlantic coast rises nearly 700 feet above the sea in the shape of the Cliffs of Moher.
Clare is an ideal destination for those in search of the outdoors; sea, lake and river fishing, walking and cycling and of course golfing are all popular activities in the county.
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 clare - County Clare Guide and Directory, Ireland
County Clare covers an area of 1,262 square miles of a rich and unique landscape in the west of Ireland.
The 15th century folk park museum at Bunratty is one of Ireland's premier tourist attractions along with the dramatic Cliffs of Moher on the west coast of the county.
Shannon International Airport in County Clare is Ireland's Transatlantic Airport and has the convenience of US immigration inspection facilities in-house, prior to departure.
www.irelandwide.com /regional/munster/county_clare/co_clare_main.htm   (532 words)

  
 Ireland Mid-West Online - County Clare, Ireland
County Clare is almost an island, with Galway Bay to the north, the Atlantic to the west and the Shannon Estuary and River, to the south and east.
Ennis, the county town, though expanding and modernising, at its centre maintains an air of antiquity, attributable to the narrow and (some) cobbled streets in part, but also to the many well-preserved old buildings and ruins.
You may well recognise various parts of County Clare already, as some of the television comedy series Father Ted, was filmed around the region.
www.irelandmidwest.com /clare   (355 words)

  
 County Clare Inn - An Irish Inn in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Clare is proud of their numerous awards from AOL City Guide (Milwaukee)
Getto gave County Clare 3.5 stars and stated, "Any Milwaukeean with a shred of Irish heritage, or a simple interest in our city's ethnic past, should plan a stop at County Clare to see the lengths to which the staff has gone to reproduce a little slice of Ireland here.
County Clare's Irish root soup is one of our most popular and most requested dishes.
www.countyclare-inn.com   (558 words)

  
 County Clare - Ireland View - Ireland's Travel and Accommodation Guide
East Clare, reaching from Ennis town to the shores of the river Shannon.
West Clare, this beautiful region has many towns along the Atlantic coast and also the car ferry joining Clare to Limerick.
Cappabhaile House is located just outside Ballyvaughan, Co Clare on a 12 acre site in the heart of the Burren.Our guests can relax and enjoy the peace and quiet in a pure rural environment.We provide all the luxury and comfort of a modern hotel.
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 Accommodation in Clare Ireland-Map of Clare County
County Clare is one of the most spectacular areas in Ireland.
County Clare is one of Ireland's premier holiday counties.
Bunratty Castle, in the south of the county, was built in 1425 and is the most complete and authentic medieval castle in Ireland.
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 West Clare - One of Ireland's Best Kept Secrets promoted by Kilrush Chamber of Commerce
West Clare is an area of unspoilt beauty wedged between the Shannon Estuary and the thundering Atlantic.
The appeal of West Clare is enhanced by attractions such as the Vandeleur Walled Garden, a local Heritage Trail and the nearby Kilkee Seaside Resort and Kilkee WaterWorld.
Recommended: Frommer's Ireland The Clare Coast is dotted with a variety of seaside resorts, such as Kilrush, Kilkee, Miltown Malbay, Ennistymon and Lahinch that are particularly popular with Irish families.
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 World of Hibernia: County Clare.(Ireland)@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
At one time, when Clare's barren rock and piercing sea spray were the only goods on offer to a dispossessed and impoverished population, this region of the country was the last stop before eventual oblivion.
A maritime county located in the province of Munster, Clare is bound on the north by Galway Bay, on the east and south by the River Shannon, and on the west by the broad Atlantic.
The present county was formed from a native principality known as...
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 O'Grady O'Hara McCormick McCashin Genealogy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Thomas Grady was born in County Clare and was a shoemaker as was his father, Michael.
Bernard emigrated from Ayrshire, Scotland to Mercer County, Pennsylvania and Thomas emigrated from Dudley, Worcestershire, England to Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.
Barbara McCormick was born in Shenango Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania and would migrate to the boomtown of Scammon with her mother and siblings by the early 1880's.
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 GENUKI: County Clare
"Clare, a county of Ireland, province of Munster, 55 miles long and 38 broad; bounded on the W by the Atlantic, N by Galway, and E and S by the Shannon, which separates it from Tipperary, Limerick, and Kerry.
Reprinted by Clasp Press, 1995, from A History and Topography of County Clare which was originally published in 1837 as part of A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland.
The East Clare Heritage Center does genealogy research for a large area of East County Clare and publish an annual Historical and genealogical Journal called Sliabh Aughty.
home.pacbell.net /nymets11/genuki/CLA/index.html   (1294 words)

  
 County Clare, IrelandGenWeb
"Clare (county, Republic of Ireland), county in western Republic of Ireland, in Munster Province, northwest of the Shannon River.
County Clare has a large number of old castles and abbeys, several ancient towers, and numerous raths (earthworks of ancient Irish chieftains) and cromlechs (circles of standing stones).
The Company was formed in 1989 and within three years a 10th century church at Tuamgraney, County Clare was re-furbished for use as a Heritage Center.
www.rootsweb.com /~irlcla2   (1690 words)

  
 County Clare, Ireland. ©Jane Lyons. http://www.from-ireland.net
People said that they came from A, B, or C, possibly in such and such a county in Ireland, and the thing is, that today, some people don't know if their ancestors were talking about the Civil Parish that they came from or the Religious parish or Barony or which division.
Some cover only Co. Clare, while others take in parts of the surrounding counties or are districts whose main town is in another county and which covers only part of Clare.
The history and topography of the county of Clare: From the earliest times to the beginning of the 18th century
www.from-ireland.net /contents/clareconts.htm   (2854 words)

  
 Ireland-County-Clare Find it Ireland Irish Web sites directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
West Clare, One of Ireland's Best Kept Secrets, promoted by Kilrush Chamber of Commence, is an area of unspoilt beauty wedged between the Shannon Estuary and the thundering Atlantic.
Welcome to County Clare - Ireland Introduction The River Shannon and Lough Derg form the eastern boundary of County Clare.
West Clare is an area of unspoilt beauty wedged between the River Shannon and the thundering Atlantic.
www.finditireland.com /links/ireland-county-clare.html   (463 words)

  
 Destination Ireland - County Clare Guide
With a history going back over 8,000 years Clare is considered the most beautiful county in the West, with many contrasts and a great variety of archaeological sites, dolmens, ring forts and so much else for the traveller to see.
The county is divided by the main Galway and Limerick roads.
The county capital of Ennis (River Meadow) is a busy market town, the surrounding winding streets built around a 13th century castle.
www.foundmark.com /Ireland/Shannon/Clare/Cehomepage.html   (373 words)

  
 Clare County, Michigan Genealogical Records Information
Clare County's eastern townships were organized by Midland County in March, 1870, and the western townships by Mecosta County in 1871.
Speculators had purchased land in Clare County as early as 1854, but large scale lumbering did not begin until after the Civil War.
By the 1990's Clare County had invested large amounts of fiscal resources into its educational and cultural institutions.
www.mymichigangenealogy.com /mi_county/cla.htm   (758 words)

  
 Accommodation in County Clare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Situated on the West Coast of Ireland between the counties of Kerry and Galway, County Clare is home to one of Ireland's most incredible regions - The Burren.
This large area of limestone rock is unique in the world and gives the visitor the impression of walking in a lunar landscape.
Close by are the impressive Cliffs of Moher and in the South of the County, close to Shannon International Airport visitors can visit, and banquet in the castle of Bunratty.
www.bizweb.it /ireland/clare   (81 words)

  
 Clare Michigan American Local History Network
If you are interested in hosting a Michigan county, please contact Bonnie McVicar-Briggs, Lesley Moss or Sondra Higbee, the State Coordinators for Michigan.
Clare county was first settled by William Crawford, a Civil War veteran, in Grant Township.
Lumbering was a major factor in the settling of Clare County.
www.usgennet.org /usa/mi/state/orphan/clare   (393 words)

  
 Clare Ireland Hotels & Guesthouses Accommodation B&B Lodgings in County Clare Ireland
BURREN TOURS When you are planning your holiday or business trip to Ireland, it’s worth considering having a local guide to point out the beauty and uniqueness of county Clare.
O'Brien's Tower, which was constructed in the early 19th century as a viewing point for Victorian tourists, is located on Moher's highest cliff.
From its exceptional vantage position you can view the Clare coastline, the Aran Islands and mountains as far apart as Kerry and Connemara.
www.travelireland.org /clare   (734 words)

  
 Doolin County Clare Cliffs of Moher West Clare B&B Doolin Ireland B&B County Clare Accommodation Clare Ireland
Doolin County Clare Cliffs of Moher West Clare B&B Doolin Ireland B&B County Clare Accommodation Clare Ireland
Doolin is a charming small seaside village on the northwest coast of County Clare.
Doolin Cave (Pol an Ionain) is set to become one of the major tourist attractions in County Clare.
www.doolin-tourism.com   (424 words)

  
 County Clare Inn - An Irish Inn in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Clare is providing a free shuttle service to Irish Fest.
To take advantage of these extra savings, offering tremendous value, click here.
Visit our Irish tourism desk to plan a trip to our sister inn, Castledaly Manor, in
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 About Doolin, County Clare, Ireland - with links to accommodations, restaurants, pubs and shopping in and around Doolin
About Doolin, County Clare, Ireland - with links to accommodations, restaurants, pubs and shopping in and around Doolin
The music is not the only reason why you should make Doolin your base.
Its location is perfect for exploring North Clare with its beautiful sites like the Cliffs of Moher among a beautiful coastline and The Burren with the Aillwee Cave and the famous Poulnabrone Dolmen.
www.doolinireland.net   (954 words)

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