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Arbory (Manx: Cairbre) is one of the seventeen parishes of the Isle of Man.

Arbory
Parish-Arbory.svg
Parish of Arbory, Isle of Man
Population1,847 [1]
OS grid referenceSC2390471387
SheadingRushen
Crown dependencyIsle of Man
Post townISLE OF MAN
Postcode districtIM9
House of KeysArbory, Castletown & Malew
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Isle of Man
54°06′29″N 4°41′38″E / 54.108°N 4.694°E / 54.108; 4.694Coordinates: 54°06′29″N 4°41′38″E / 54.108°N 4.694°E / 54.108; 4.694

It is located in the south of the island (part of the traditional South Side division) in the sheading of Rushen.

Settlements in the parish include Ballabeg, Colby and Ronague.

Local governmentEdit

For the purposes of local government, the whole of the historic parish forms a single parish district with Commissioners.[2]

The Captain of the Parish (since 1998) is Cecil Raymond Gawne.[3]

PoliticsEdit

Arbory parish is part of the Arbory, Castletown & Malew constituency, which elects two Members to the House of Keys. Until 2016 it was in the Rushen constituency.

DemographicsEdit

The Isle of Man census of 2016 returned a parish population of 1,847, an increase of 5.4% from the figure of 1,747 in 2011.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 Isle of Man Census Report" (PDF). Gov.im. Retrieved 19 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Arbory Parish Commissioners". Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Captains of the Parishes". Culture Vannin. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  4. ^ 2016 Isle of Man Census Report

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