Antrim Lower

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Antrim Lower
Aontroim Íochtarach[1] (Irish)
Location of Antrim Lower, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Location of Antrim Lower, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Northern Ireland
County Antrim

Antrim Lower is a barony in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.[2] It is bordered by six other baronies: Antrim Upper to the south; Toome Upper to the south-west; Toome Lower to the west; Kilconway to the north-west; Glenarm Lower to the north-east; and Glenarm Upper to the east.[2] The River Braid flows through this barony.[1]

List of main settlements[edit]

Below is a list of settlements in Antrim Lower:[1]



Hamlets/population centres[edit]

  • Harryville
  • Quarrytown
  • Moorfields
  • Shankbridge

List of civil parishes[edit]

Below is a list of civil parishes in Antrim Lower:[3][4]

  • Ballyclug
  • Connor
  • Glenwhirry
  • Racavan
  • Skerry


  1. ^ a b c "Antrim Lower". Placenames Database of Ireland. Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  2. ^ a b PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
  3. ^ PRONI Civil Parishes of County Antrim
  4. ^ Baronies and parishes of County Antrim