Strangford

Strangford is a village historically in in Northern Ireland, but now part of the Newry, Mourne and Down District. It's on the west bank of the narrow outlet of Strangford Lough, where the tides rip back and forth, hence to the Vikings it was Strangr-fjǫrðr, the strong fjord.
Photo: Ardfern, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
is an 18th-century National Trust property located near the village of Strangford, in , , in the townland of the same name. Photo: Ardfern, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Castle
is a 15th-century castle located 1 mile north-east of Strangford, , , on a rocky height overlooking . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Electric generator
was the world's first large scale commercial tidal stream generator. Photo: Fundy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a small town in , , at the southern end of the Ards Peninsula, near the Narrows at the entrance to . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Strangford

Latitude
54.3706° or 54° 22' 14.2" north
Longitude
-5.5561° or 5° 33' 22.1" west
Open Location Code
9C6P9CCV+6G
Population
474
United Nations Location Code
GB SJL
Elevation
43 feet (13 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 267763030
Geo­Names ID
2636724
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Strangford
  • Basque: Strangford
  • Bulgarian: Странгфорд
  • Cebuano: Strangford
  • Czech: Strangford
  • Dutch: Strangford
  • English: Strangford, County Down
  • French: Strangford
  • Irish: Baile Loch Cuan
  • Italian: Strangford
  • Malay (generic): Strangford
  • Pali: स्त्रन्ग्फोर्ड
  • Persian: استرانگ‌فورد
  • Russian: Странгфорд
  • Spanish: Strangford
  • Swedish: Strangford

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