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Cultra ( - from Irish: Cúl Trá, meaning "back of the strand")[1][2] is a residential suburban area near Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland. It is part of Greater Belfast. It is also the name of an electoral ward of North Down Borough Council.

Cultra is home to the Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club, the club is home to Ross Kearney, the double Mirror Class world champion.[3][4]


  • Places of interest 1
  • People 2
  • Transport 3
  • References 4

Places of interest




  1. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland: Cultra
  2. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland: Ballycultra
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  5. ^ "Cultra station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-28. 

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