Cary (barony)

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Cary
Cathraí[1] (Irish)
Location of Cary, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Location of Cary, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Northern Ireland
County Antrim

Cary is a barony in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.[2] To its north is the north-Antrim coast, and it is bordered by three other baronies: Dunluce Lower to the west; Dunluce Upper to the south; and Glenarm Lower to the south-east.[2] The world famous Giant's Causeway is situated on the north coast of Cary. Dunineny Castle lies in the civil parish of Ramoan within this barony.[3]

Geographical features[edit]

The geographical features of Cary include:[1]

List of settlements[edit]

Below is a list of settlements in Cary:[1]

Towns[edit]

Population centres[edit]

List of civil parishes[edit]

Below is a list of civil parishes in Cary:[4][5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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