Mullaghboy

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Mullaghboy
Irish: Mullach Buidhe
Population 364 (2011 Census)
County County Antrim
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district BT40
Dialling code 028
EU Parliament Northern Ireland
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
Antrim

Mullaghboy (from Irish: Mullach Buidhe, meaning "yellow summit")[1] is a small village and townland (of 251 acres) on Islandmagee in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It is situated in the civil parish of Islandmagee and the historic barony of Belfast Lower.[2] It is within the Larne Borough Council area. It had a population of 364 people (148 households) in the 2011 Census.[3] (2001 Census: 294 people).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mullaghboy". Place Names NI. Retrieved 4 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Mullaghboy". IreAtlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 4 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Mullaghboy". Census 2011 Results. NI Statistics and Research Agency. Retrieved 4 May 2015. 

Coordinates: 54°50′03″N 5°43′34″W / 54.83417°N 5.72611°W / 54.83417; -5.72611