Dungannon Lower

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Dungannon Lower
Dún Geanainn Íochtarach[1] (Irish)
Location of Dungannon Lower, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
Location of Dungannon Lower, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Northern Ireland
County Tyrone

Dungannon Lower (named after Dungannon town) is a historic barony in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.[2] It was created in 1851 with the splitting of the barony of Dungannon.[3] It is bordered by four other baronies in Northern Ireland: Dungannon Middle to the north; Tiranny to the south-east; Clogher to the west; and Omagh East to the north-west.[2] It is also bordered in the south-west by the barony of Trough in the Republic of Ireland.

List of main settlements[edit]

List of civil parishes[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dungannon Lower". Placenames Database of Ireland. Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Retrieved 4 December 2012. 
  2. ^ a b PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
  3. ^ Notes on Baronies of Ireland 1821-1891, page 14
  4. ^ "Civil Parishes of County Tyrone". FamilySearch. Retrieved 9 February 2013.