From the Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory for 1910
DONAGHMORE, CO. TYRONE.Forty-two and three-quarter miles from Belfast.
POST OFFICE, Telegraph, Public Telephone
Call Office, and Money Order Office and
Savings Bank—John Knox, Postmaster.
There are three arrivals and despatches
Royal Irish Constabulary—Patrick Cleary, sergeant
G.N- Railway Station—J. Thomson, station-master
PLACES OF WORSHIPDonaghmore Parish Church—Rev. J. R. Sides, A.B., rector
SCHOOLSNo. 1 National School (Male)—Mr. Lee, teacher; (Female), Mrs. Brennan, teacher
INHABITANTSAlexander, George, farmer, Killymacardle
FARMERSArmstrong, Wm. J., Aughareany
Charlotte Milligan Fox, sister of the poet Alice Milligan, was a founding member of the Irish Folk Song Society and an indefatigable field collector of Irish traditional music. Her singularly important work on Irish haprers is here presented for the twenty-first century reader. This edition of Annals offers a much greater number of illustrations than were included in the original 1911 publication, a full biographical introduction, an extensive bibliography of the writings of Milligan Fox and an appendix discussing the variant texts of Arthur O’Neills Memoirs.
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