Massereene Upper

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Massereene Upper

Mása Ríona Uachtarach [1] (Irish)
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Location of Massereene Upper, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Northern Ireland
County Antrim

Massereene Upper is a barony in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. [2] To its east lies Belfast Lough, and it is bordered by four other baronies: Massereene Lower to the north; Belfast Upper to the east; Castlereagh Upper to the south-east; and Iveagh Lower, Lower Half to the south-west. [2]

Contents

List of settlements

Below is a list of settlements in Massereene Upper: [1]

Towns

Villages

Population centres

List of civil parishes

Below is a list of civil parishes in Massereene Upper: [3] [4]

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Toome Upper Place in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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Iveagh Lower, Lower Half Place in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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Castlereagh Lower Place in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Castlereagh Lower is a historic barony in County Down, Northern Ireland. It was created by 1841 with the division of Castlereagh into two. It is bordered by three other baronies: Ards Lower to the east; Dufferin to the south; and Castlereagh Upper to the west and south-west. Castlereagh Lower is also bounded by Belfast Lough to the north and Strangford Lough to the south-east.

Castlereagh Upper Place in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Castlereagh Upper is a historic barony in County Down, Northern Ireland. It was created by 1841 with the division of Castlereagh into two. It is bordered by eight other baronies: Castlereagh Lower and Dufferin to the east; Lecale Lower and Kinelarty to the south; Iveagh Lower, Lower Half, Iveagh Lower, Upper Half, and Massereene Upper to the west; and Belfast Upper to the north.

References

  1. 1 2 "Massereene Upper". Placenames Database of Ireland. Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Retrieved 5 June 2011.
  2. 1 2 PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
  3. "PRONI Civil Parishes of County Antrim". Archived from the original on 27 July 2011. Retrieved 27 June 2010.
  4. "Baronies and parishes of County Antrim". Archived from the original on 27 July 2011. Retrieved 5 February 2011.