Rathnew (County Wicklow)

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About Rathnew Parish

Rathnew (Irish: Rath Naoi, meaning The Ring Fort of Naoi) is a village in County Wicklow, Ireland. Located south of the capital Dublin along the M11 between Dublin and Wexford, it is the exit point for those wishing to visit the county town of Wicklow, situated 3 km (1.9 mi) to the east.

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