[kreyg-ey-vuh n, -av-uh n]
- James Craig, 1st Viscount,1871–1940, first prime minister of Northern Ireland 1921–40.
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Carson's speech at Craigavon crystallised them into practical politics.
It made known the modus operandi, as Craigavon had made known the policy.
This was what the eager listeners at Craigavon hoped in hushed expectancy to hear from their new leader.
No time was lost in giving practical shape to the policy outlined at Craigavon, and in taking steps to give effect to it.
The proceedings at Craigavon and at the Conference naturally created a sensation on both sides of the Channel.
- a district in central Northern Ireland, in Co Armagh. Pop: 57 685 (2001). Area: 279 sq km (108 sq miles)
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