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Queenstown Cove, Cobh: 2 reviews and 6 photos

  Pretty downtown Cobh
by chrissyalex
 
 

Favorite thing: This town was originally named Cove. When Queen Victoria first visited Ireland, she arrived in Cove and it was renamed Queenstown after her. In 1920, the name was reverted back to Cobh(pronounced "Cove' ),this time using the Gaelic spelling. "Bh" is pronounced as "v" in Gaelic.

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  • Updated Feb 16, 2003
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