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  1. Carrickfergus

    Carrickfergus, known locally and colloquially as "Carrick", is a large town in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It is located on the north shore of Belfast Lough, 11 miles from Belfast. The town had a population of 27,201 at the 2001 Census and takes its name from Fergus Mór mac Eirc, the 6th-century king of Dál Riata. It is County Antrim's oldest town and one of the oldest settlements in Northern Ireland as a whole. Carrickfergus is the administrative centre for Carrickfergus Borough Council and forms part of the Belfast Metropolitan Area. The town is the subject of the classic Irish folk song "Carrickfergus", a 19th-century translation of an Irish-language song from Munster, which begins with the words, "I wish I was in Carrickfergus." The British peerage title of Baron Carrickfergus, which had become extinct in 1883, was bestowed upon Prince William on his wedding day on 29 April 2011.

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  1. Carrickfergus

    a town and seaport N. of Belfast Lough, 9½ m. from Belfast, with a picturesque castle.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Carrickfergus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Carrickfergus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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