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Edenderry Presbyterian Scout - 1912
Edenderry Presbyterian Scout - 1912

Photo courtesy of Rotary.

Edenderry Memorial Girls Life Brigade Parents Night 1963
Edenderry Memorial Girls Life Brigade Parents Night 1963

Photo courtesy of Rotary.

Church Girls Guides - 1955 - 56
Church Girls Guides - 1955 - 56

Photo courtesy of Rotary.



Youth Service - 1953 Coronation
Youth Service - 1953 Coronation

This is the front cover of the 1953 Coronation Youth Service held in First Portadown Presbyterian church on Thursday,4th June 1953.

Courtesy C McClure

Church Lads Brigade
Church Lads Brigade

Outside old Parochial Hall.

Photo courtesy J Kane

Bonis boys & girls
Bonis boys & girls

A family photo of the Bonis girls & boys in their Seagoe Church lads & girls Brigade uniforms. All the family were members of the Seagoe church brigade.
Back row L/R Jean,(now Jean Wallace)John & Lily(now Lily Roney)
Front row L/R Samuel & Tommy.
This particular photograph was taken outside Mrs. Cathcart's house on the Lurgan Road

Photo courtesy T Bonis

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Book sales
Book sales

Hi All can I please remind everyone that the gasworks book and the Wades book are still for sale if you want it posted itís £5 U.K. and £15 out of the U.K. The book prices are as follows

Gasworks book £10 plus postage
Wades book £5 plus postage.

Books can be picked up locally if arranged with the Secretary Robert on 07846782466 or matchey@icloud.com.

If Iím not able to answer please leave a message and I will get back to you ASAP.
A little known fact
A little known fact

Portadowní 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 1900ís
Deliveries in the early 1900ís

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.

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