Na hOirthir Uachtaracha(Irish)
Location of Orior Upper, County Armagh, Northern Ireland.
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Orior Upper (from Irish: Airthir, the name of an ancient Gaelic territory) is a barony in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. It lies in the south-east of the county and borders the Republic of Ireland with its southern boundary. It is bordered by five other baronies in Northern Ireland: Fews Upper and an enclave of Fews Lower to the west; Orior Lower to the north; Iveagh Upper, Upper Half to its west, which is divided in two by the Lordship of Newry. It also borders two baronies in the Republic of Ireland: Dundalk Lower and Dundalk Upper to the south.
List of settlements
Below is a list of settlements in Orior Upper:
- Forkhill (also part in the barony of Orior Lower)
- Jerrettspass (also part in the barony of Orior Lower)
- Loughgilly (also part in the baronies of Fews Lower and Orior Lower)
List of civil parishes
- Killevy (split with the barony of Orior Lower)
- Loughgilly (split with the baronies of Fews Lower and Orior Lower)
- Newry (split with the Lordship of Newry)
- "Orior Upper". Placenames Database of Ireland. Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Retrieved 8 June 2011.
- Ireland's History in Maps - The Baronies of Ireland
- Baronies of Armagh
- PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
- PRONI Civil Parishes of County Armagh
- Baronies and civil parishes of County Armagh
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