Aghadrumglasny

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Aghadrumglasny
County
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
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UK
Northern Ireland
Antrim
Farmhouse in Aghadrumglasny townland, 2006

Aghadrumglasny is a townland in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It is situated in the historic barony of Massereene Upper and the civil parishes of Aghagallon, in which it covers an area of 404 acres, and Aghalee, in which it covers an area of 37 aces.[1]

The name derives from the Irish: Achadh Droma Glaisne (field of Glasny's ridge).[2]

The population of the townland decreased during the 19th century:[3][4][5]

Year 1841 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891
Population 246 202 207 204 163 105
Houses 42 36 38 37 30 23

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  1. ^ "Aghadrumglasny". IreAtlas Townland Database. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Aghadrumglasny". Place Names NI. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Census of Ireland 1851". Enhanced Parliamentary Papers on Ireland. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "Census of Ireland 1891". Enhanced Parliamentary Papers on Ireland. Retrieved 13 May 2013. 
  5. ^ "Census of Ireland 1891". Enhanced Parliamentary Papers on Ireland. Retrieved 13 May 2013.