Artikelly (Irish: Ard Tighe Ceallaigh, meaning "Hill of Kelly's House") is a small
villagein County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, 1 km north east of Limavadyand adjoining the major industrial area at Aghanloo. It is designated as a Hamlet and in the 2001 Census it had a population of 360 people. It lies within the Limavady Borough Councilarea.cite web | title=Artikelly Settlement Designation | work=Planning Service - Draft Northern Area Plan 2016 | url=http://www.planningni.gov.uk/AreaPlans_Policy/Plans/Northern/draft_plan/Volume2/Part6/SmallSettlements/Artikelly.htm | accessdate=2008-06-24]
The proximity of the village to the recently completed Limavady by-pass has improved accessibility not only to Limavady town, but also to
Derryand Coleraine. Artikelly is the largest hamlet in the Limavady Borough Council area, but it has a limited range of retail and recreational facilities. It consists of a number of housing clusters along Dowland Road and is dominated by the Lilac Avenue public authority housing estate.
Plantation of Ulsterthe Haberdashers' Company were granted an estate of 36.1 square miles. They made their ‘capital’ at Ballycastle or Ballycaslan, near Aghanloo, and a second settlement at Artikelly.
William Porter (1805-1880) was born in Artikelly. He was called to the Bar in 1831, and in 1839 was appointed
Attorney Generalat the Cape. He was offered a knighthood and Premiership of the Cape, both of which he declined. He endowed a university there and was its first chancellor. In 1873 he returned to Ireland. He died in Belfast. [cite web | title=William Porter | work=Dictionary of Ulster Biography | url=http://www.ulsterbiography.co.uk/biogsP.htm | accessdate=2008-06-24]
List of villages in Northern Ireland
List of towns in Northern Ireland
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