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Front of Shirt Factory and Drapers Shop
Front of Shirt Factory and Drapers Shop

As seen.

Photo courtesy of Mr H. Twinem

Edenderry Shirt Factory
Edenderry Shirt Factory

The factory from a different angle.


Photo courtesy H. Twinem

James Street/ Shirt Factory
James Street/ Shirt Factory

As seen. The gateway is still there today.


Photo courtesy H. Twinem



Edenderry Shirt Factory
Edenderry Shirt Factory

The factory was owned by James Twinem. It was situated at the bottom of James Street joining the Lurgan Road.
The Street was named after James.

Photo courtesy H. Twinem.

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A little known fact
A little known fact

Portadown s water supply used to be pumped direct from the River Bann with it so steam pump where the Regal cinema/ entertainment centre is now.
The old Town Hall
The old Town Hall

Who remembers the old Town Hall?
Deliveries in the early 1900s
Deliveries in the early 1900s

An old photo showing deliveries to Brankins Pub around the 1900.
The gentleman standing in centre of gateway is believed to be Thomas Brankin, The gentleman on extreme left of photo is believed to be Eamonn''s great grandfather Thomas Brankin.

The photograph was taken about 1900, Brankins Bar then would have been considered to be on the edge of town, nowadays the site would be considered as the centre of The Tunnel. Obins Street.

Brankin''s used to board people and stable horses in the buildings at the rear of the Pub.
The old signal coming into Portadown north side.
The old signal coming into Portadown north side.

The old signal coming into Portadown north side.
Carngrove Hotel
Carngrove Hotel

This photo shows the Carngrove Hotel being demolished. This was Mr George Stanley (who was the managing director of the gasworks till his death in 1975) house which he made into the hotel. Unfortunately he didnt see it as he passed away shortly after getting the licence for alcohol. You can read more about Mr George Stanley in the Gasworks book.

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