Mill Bay, County Antrim

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For other places with the same name, see Mill Bay (disambiguation).

Mill Bay is a small village on Islandmagee in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It sits by the tiny Carnspindle Bay, within the townland of Carnspindle (from Irish Carn Spinnil, meaning "cairn of the sandbank").[1] In the 2001 Census it had a population of 93 people. It is in the Larne Borough Council area.

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The Ballylumford Dolmen is better known to locals as the Druid's Altar. Historical artifacts have been recovered by archaeologists from under the dolmen, which would appear to have stood over a burial chamber of ancient times. It is situated on the road between Mill Bay and Ballylumford.[2]

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Coordinates: 54°49′27″N 5°44′56″W / 54.82417°N 5.74889°W / 54.82417; -5.74889