Ballyboley, County Down

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Ballyboley
Ballyboley School and Crossroads Co Down - geograph.org.uk - 49089.jpg
School and crossroads in Ballyboley townland in 2005
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Ballyboley (from Irish: Baile na Buaile, meaning "townland of the summer pasturage") is a townland of 783 acres in County Down, Northern Ireland,[1] near Carrowdore on the Ards Peninsula. It is situated in the civil parish of Greyabbey and the historic barony of Ards Lower.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ballyboley, County Down". Place Names NI. Retrieved 20 April 2015.
  2. ^ "Ballyboley". Ire Atlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 20 April 2015.