- Leitrim, County Down
Leitrim is a small
villagein County Down, Northern Ireland, near Castlewellan. In the 2001 Census it had a population of 60 people. It lies within the Banbridge District Councilarea.
There are two villages called Leitrim in South Down, one is referred to as Upper Leitrim, the other, as Lower Leitrim. One being closer to Hilltown, the other approximately 6 miles from Castlewellan, near Dromara. It is set between the Dromara Hills (
Slieve Croob) and the Mourne Mountains.
Places of interest
Legannany Dolmenis situated near the village, on the slopes of Slieve Croob. [cite web | title=Banbridge | work=Travel Now | url=http://dg.ian.com/index.jsp?cid=1&action=viewLocation&locationId=30977 | accessdate=2007-12-11]
* [http://www.ninis.nisra.gov.uk/ NI Neighbourhood Information System]
List of villages in Northern Ireland
List of towns in Northern Ireland
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