Carnalbanagh

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Carnalbanagh
Scots: Carn Albanach
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Carnalbanagh in 2007
Carnalbanagh is located in Northern Ireland
Carnalbanagh
Carnalbanagh
 Carnalbanagh shown within Northern Ireland
County County Antrim
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Northern Ireland
Fire Northern Ireland
Ambulance Northern Ireland
EU Parliament Northern Ireland
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UK
Northern Ireland
Antrim

Coordinates: 54°54′04″N 6°04′52″W / 54.901°N 6.081°W / 54.901; -6.081

Carnalbanagh (from Irish Carn Albanach, meaning "cairn of the Scotsmen")[1] is a small village and townland (of 1,628 acres) in the Larne Borough Council area of County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 13km east-north-east of Ballymena.[1] It is situated in the civil parish of Tickmacrevan and the historic barony of Glenarm Lower.[2] It lies above Glenarm and the area is generally unspoilt by recent development. It is close to Slemish.

Local services include a corner shop regularly run by the local Magee family, Carnalbanagh Primary School,[3] Orange Hall and Presbyterian church. The local flute band is known as Carnalbanagh Flute Band.

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  1. ^ a b "Carnalbanagh". Place Names NI. Retrieved 22 April 2015. 
  2. ^ "Carnalbanagh". IreAtlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 22 April 2015. 
  3. ^ Schoolsnet.com

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