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The Library, founded in 1771, was the first public library outside Dublin. It contains collections of 12th, 13th and 14th century manuscripts early printed books on different subjects and a small archaeological collection. It also contains a copy of Gulliver's Travels corrected in Swift's hand and the Claim of the Innocents - pleas made to Oliver Cromwell.

Location: Abbey Street, Armagh BT61 7D Telephone 37 523142 Fax 37 524177

Other History nearby:
(Armagh) Armagh Public Library
(Blackrock) Blackrock Town Hall
(Carlingford) Green Castle
(Drogheda) Millmount Museum
(Mellifont) Old Mellifont Abbey
(Belfast) People's Museum at Fernhill House

07/05 Coming to The Armagh area