a city and port in Northern Ireland, in Newry and Mourne district, Co Down. Pop: 27 433 (2001)

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Examples from the Web for newry

Historical Examples of newry

  • The Newry folks, and all of their breed, abstain from whining and cadging.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • It was determined that he should return to Harton, and there try for the Newry scholarship in time.

    Julian Home

    Dean Frederic W. Farrar

  • It is nearly six o'clock when we start from Newry towards Newcastle.

    Wanderings in Ireland

    Michael Myers Shoemaker

  • So it was arranged they should go together, and they repaired to a town called Newry.

  • Newry and Dundalk must have been evacuated but for a timely supply of herrings.