Newtownhamilton, known in Irish as Baile Úr meaning ‘new town,’ is a small village in the south of County Armagh.

The village takes its name from Alexander Hamilton, a descendant of the John Hamilton from Scotland who founded Hamiltonsbawn in 1619. The village is built around a narrow Main Street and it hosts a weekly cattle market.

Nearby attractions include the Fews Forest and Carrigatuke Viewpoint, which offers panormanic views of the surrounding countryside.
NB. As we do not have exact location information, this is a map of the local area.

The nearest Tourist Information Centre is:

Newry Visitor Information Centre
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Contact Details

Begenal's Castle
Castle Street
County Down
BT34 2BY
Northern Ireland

Tel: (028) 3031 3170