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Old Bills
Old Bills

Bills of Ewin May dated October 1942,Portadown Foundry Ltd dated 20th September 1939 & Portadown Gas Light & Electricity company Ltd dated September 1933. In 1942 Edwin May sold a tractor for £353 2 shillings & five pennys.

Old Bills
Old Bills

Bill of Edwin May Ltd dated 14/2/67.

Old Bills
Old Bills

Bills of T Hewitt & John Dermott of Bridge Street.T. Hewitts bill is dated August 1932.



Andrew Lutton & Son - Advert - 1888
Andrew Lutton & Son - Advert - 1888

Andrew J. Lutton & Son Linen Manufacturers advert.

Reference:- Bassett 1888

Adverts 1959 Street Directory
Adverts 1959 Street Directory

Adverts of the firms Walter Mason & Mason's Home Bakery which appeared in the 1959 Portadown street Directory.
Walter Mason was an elected councillor to Portadown Borough Council in 1959.

Henry Logan & Son - Carrickblacker Road
Henry Logan & Son - Carrickblacker Road

As per the advert from the reprint of the Bassett Directory first published in 1888, Henry Logan & Son carried on the business of Spinners,Weavers,& Manufactures of Ropes,Twines & halters from premises at 22,24,25 & 251/2 Carrickerblacker Road.



Advertisements Portadown Street Directory - 1959
Advertisements Portadown Street Directory - 1959

These advertisements were taken from the 1959 Portadown Street Directory.

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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 1900’s
Deliveries in the early 1900’s

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 didn’t 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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