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Maghaberry, County Antrim

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Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Meigabery1661Inq. Ult. (Antrim) Car.II $2
Magabrey1669HMR Ant. 109
Maghaberry1780Lendrick Ma
~Macha Bearaigh "Berry's field"1832cJ O'D (OSNB) A 28
~Maigh gCabraí "plain of the poor land"1999Dict. Ulst. PN 103
Barony
Massereene Upper
Parish
Magheramesk
Parish in 1851
Magheramesk
Townland
None
Place name ID
10868
Place name type
T