Castlereagh Lower

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Castlereagh Lower

An Caisleán Riabhach Íochtarach[1] (Irish)
Location of Castlereagh Lower, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Location of Castlereagh Lower, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
CountryNorthern Ireland

Castlereagh Lower (named after the former barony of Castlereagh) is a historic barony in County Down, Northern Ireland.[2] It was created by 1841 with the division of Castlereagh into two.[3] It is bordered by three other baronies: Ards Lower to the east; Dufferin to the south; and Castlereagh Upper to the west and south-west.[2] Castlereagh Lower is also bounded by Belfast Lough to the north and Strangford Lough to the south-east.

List of settlements[edit]

Below is a list of settlements in Castlereagh Lower:[4]



Population centres[edit]

List of civil parishes[edit]

Below is a list of civil parishes in Castlereagh Lower:[4][5][6]


  1. ^ "Cary". Placenames Database of Ireland. Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Retrieved 24 May 2015.
  2. ^ a b PRONI Baronies of Northern Ireland
  3. ^ Database of Irish Historical Statistics - Literacy Notes
  4. ^ a b "Castlereagh Lower". IreAtlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 15 May 2015.
  5. ^ Baronies and parishes of County Down
  6. ^ PRONI Civil Parishes of County Down