Bleary

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Bleary
Bleary is located in County Down
Bleary
Bleary
Bleary shown within County Down
Population 600 
(estimate based on 2001 census)
Irish grid reference J073540
• Belfast 24 mi (39 km)
District
County
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CRAIGAVON
Postcode district BT63
BT66
Dialling code 028
EU Parliament Northern Ireland
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
Website www.craigavon.gov.uk
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
Down
54°25′23″N 6°20′42″W / 54.423025°N 6.344948°W / 54.423025; -6.344948Coordinates: 54°25′23″N 6°20′42″W / 54.423025°N 6.344948°W / 54.423025; -6.344948

Bleary (likely from Irish: Bladhraigh)[1] is a small village and townland in County Armagh,[1][2] Northern Ireland. It is near the County Armagh border and the settlements of Craigavon, Lurgan and Portadown. In the 2011 Census its population was counted as part of Craigavon.[3] It lies within Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon.

History[edit]

The Troubles[edit]

For more information see The Troubles in Bleary, which includes a list of incidents in Bleary during the Troubles resulting in two or more deaths.

Education[edit]

  • Bleary Primary School [4]

References[edit]

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