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Greenan, County Wicklow

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Greenan

An Grianán
Town
Greenan
Greenan
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°55′30″N 6°17′42″W / 52.925000°N 6.295000°W / 52.925000; -6.295000Coordinates: 52°55′30″N 6°17′42″W / 52.925000°N 6.295000°W / 52.925000; -6.295000
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CountyCounty Wicklow
Elevation
90 m (300 ft)
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))
Irish Grid ReferenceT144873

Greenan (Irish: An Grianán, meaning "The Summerhouse") is a village in County Wicklow, Ireland. Nearby are the towns of Rathdrum and Aughrim along with the glaciated valleys of Glendalough and Glenmalure. The name is spelled 'Greenane' on older signs in the village (see thumbnail); the modern version drops the final 'e'. Greenan is also the name of a crossing in County Monaghan, Ireland. Its coordinates are 54° 11' 33" North, 7° 4' 37" West. [1]

On the main road, there are a few houses and also a primary school named Greenans Cross National School.

Greenan, with an 'e'
Greenan, with an 'e'

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Greenan, County Wicklow
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