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Glenwhirry Civil Parish, County Antrim

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This information page for the Civil Parish contains a list of all the townlands in the parish and links to the category for the townland (if it has been created). There also may be notes about the individual townlands.
This page is maintained by the County Antrim team

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Glenwhirry Civil Parish

Irish or Alternate Name: Gleann an Choire.
Logainm Link: Glenwhirry Parish on Logainm.ie
PlacenamesNI may have more information: Search here.
Barony: Antrim Lower
Province: Ulster

Introduction

Population Centres of Glenwhirry Civil Parish

Note: Population centres for this Parish, where known, are shown here. For a full list see Towns of County Antrim

Glenwhirry

Irish or Alternate Name: Gleann an Choire.
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Places Nearby: Click for list

The Townlands of Glenwhirry Civil Parish

The townlands in Glenwhirry Parish (Gleann an Choire) are those taken from Glenwhirry Parish on Logainm.ie and validated against townlands on the 1851, 1871 and 1901 Lists of Towns and Townlands and Griffiths valuations data. A link is provided in the notes for the 1901 and 1911 census. Please note that these may not always work if the townland was not available on the census in question. The census site may also substitute a similar name so be prepared for unexpected results!
If the townland has a category it will be linked in the table below. If there is no link and you need the category please contact David to get the category created or put in a request for the category to be created. Alternatively, if you feel condifent to do so, see Townland Category Information Boxes below for how to create them yourself.
Townland Irish/Alternate name WikiTree Category Link Notes
BallynultoBaile na nUltach 1901 Census, 1911 Census
Braetown  1901 Census, 1911 Census
Scots. brae ‘hill' + Eng. town.
Clatteryknowes  1901 Census, 1911 Census
Scots for a muddy hillock. A form of the Scots adjective cla(rt)y ‘dirty, muddy' (Concise Ulst. Dict.). The final element is the plural of Sc. knowe ‘a knoll, a hillock'. (See placenamesni.org).
Crosshill  1901 Census, 1911 Census
DouglasDúghlas 1901 Census, 1911 Census
Glenhead  1901 Census, 1911 Census
GlenwhirryGleann an ChoireCategory:Glenwhirry Townland, Glenwhirry Parish, County Antrim1901 Census, 1911 Census
Greenhill  1901 Census, 1911 Census
Jockeysquarter  1901 Census, 1911 Census
Kernyhill Category:Kernyhill Townland, Glenwhirry Parish, County Antrim1901 Census, 1911 Census
Scots. cairny ‘rocky, abounding in cairns' + English. hill.
KinnegalliaghCoinn na gCailleachCategory:Kinnegalliagh Townland, Glenwhirry Parish, County Antrim1901 Census, 1911 Census
Mistyburn  1901 Census, 1911 Census
From Eng. misty + Scots. burn ‘stream'.
SkerrywhirrySceir an Choire 1901 Census, 1911 Census

Resources

External Resources

  • A list of external resources for this parish may be placed here. More general souces for Antrim should be added to the main Antrim page. If you are adding a source here it would be helpful if you could let me (David) know so I don't accidentally overwrite your input with an automatic update. Thanks.
Whilst care is taken to ensure links are not made to disreputable, phishing or other sites of doubtful integrity it is your responsibility to ensure that you are not going to such a site by clicking on one of the links which may have been added after this page was created.

Townland Category Information Boxes

For the full 'How to' on creating Irish location categories please read 'Creating Location Categories for Ireland'
The pre-formatted line for each townland and the fully formatted CIB header can be seen below this page when in edit mode. Please ensure you have read the 'How to' before doing anything. Briefly, the pre-formatted line in the hidden text is used to replace the line above. The CIB text is pasted into the category which is created by clicking on the red category link.

Version Notes

Parish format version 3.5. Addition of 'Places Nearby' link where coordinates are known. Upgrading Logainm links to match new Logainm web site.

Sources

Information shown on this page may have been sourced from one or more of the following sources.

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