Banbridge, County Down

From the Belfast and Ulster Towns Directory for 1910

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Twenty miles from Belfast.
A Market Town and Urban District.
Has a Railway Station and Post Office, with Money Order and Telegraph Departments.
Is a neat thriving town, and the centre of the Linen Trade of the County.
There are also Bleaching and Dyeing Works.
Population, Urban District, 5006
Market Days—Monday, Tuesday, and Friday Fairs—January 12th, June 9th, August 26th Horse and Cattle Fairs—Last Monday of every month


Newry Street—J. M'Geown, Postmaster, also Distributor of Stamps, Post Office
Clerk of Petty Sessions—Wm. MacCormac, Newry road


Baptist Church, Newry street—Pastor Harvey
Church of Ireland—Rev. Canon P. Grierson, Revs. J. Crawford and R. R. Muir, curates
Presbyterian Churches—Scarva street, Rev. Thomas Boyd. Bannside—Rev. James Scott
Methodist Church, Downshire road—Rev. J. A. Walton
First Unitarian Church, Downshire road—Rev. E. Lockhart
Roman Catholic Church, Dromore road—Rev. Father Rooney, V.F.; Revs. Magee and M. M'Clorey, curates


Provincial Bank, Bridge st.—Arthur Haire, manager; W. Taylor, cashier
Ulster Bank, Bridge street—John Alexander, manager; W. R. Forde, cashier
Northern Bank, Bridge street—E. R. Waddell, manager; R. Holton, cashier
Great Northern Railway Company (Ireland)—R. Bracken, stationmaster
Classical and Intermediate School, Lecture Hall, Bannside—Brice Moore, principal
Excelsior Academy—Principal, W. J. Warren
Fire Brigade Station—Captain, Robert Shooter; assistant, Robert Duff; ordinary, William Wright, William Finlay, William Wilson, Thomas Haughey, Thomas Dunwoody, Samuel Adamson, A. Harper, John Napier, Thomas English
National Schools—Church Schools, Church street—Thomas Stanage, Mrs. M'Clain, and Mrs. Haughey, teachers.
Scarva st.—Samuel Gillespie and Miss Nelson, teachers.
Church street—Miss Maggie Harvey and Miss M'Neight, teachers.
Gospel lane—J. M'Clean, teacher.
Roman Catholic, Dromore road—H. M'Shane and Miss Gribben, teachers.
Fryers place—W. Simmons, teacher; Miss M'Mullin and Miss Mercer, assistants.
Dunbar Memorial—Mr. W. Hutton, Miss Frazer, and Miss Jordan, teachers
Technical School—Principal, W. R. Johnston
Banbridge Free Library—Joseph M'Conkey, librarian
Union Workhouse (Counties of Down and Armagh)—Seventy-three Electoral Divisions, four of which are in the County Armagh.
Board meets on Monday at 12 o'clock noon.
George Wallace, chairman; Edward Wyly, clerk and returning officer; George Sneddon, master; Mrs. Craig, matron; D. Moorehead, porter


Dromore—W. J. Cowden
Crossgar—Dr. Heron
Ballyward—James Rowan
Loughbrickland—Dr. Moag
Tandragee—James Taylor, J.P.
Banbridge—Dr. Martin
Superintendent Registrar of Births, Deaths, and Marriages—Edward Wyly
Registrar of Marriages—Wm. MacCormac, office, Newry road
Market Place in Victoria street, with fine yard and store attached, under the supervision of James Harvey, weighmaster
Excise Officer—George Doyle, Mourne ter.
Constabulary Barracks, Church square—Mr. Hussey, D.I.; Head-Constable Forster; A.Wishart, sergeant, ex-officio inspector of weights and measures
Gas Works, Reilly street—James Mearns, manager; Alexander M'Neight, secretary
Masonic Lodges—No. 119 Loyal Blue Lodge, meets at Masonic Hall, Church square, 2nd Tuesday evening in every month. No. 336 Union Bank Lodge, meets same place, 1st Tuesday in each month. Also No. 296, 3rd Tuesday of month. Caretaker—W. J. Baines


Adams, Miss, dressmaker, Newry street
Adamson, Hugh, Rathfriland street
Adamson, Hugh, insurance agent, Scarva street
Adamson, James, Newry street
Agnew, James, grocer, Bridge street
Alexander, J., Riverview terrace
Allen, Wm. J., tea merchant, Kenlis street
Allingham, R., Glencar, Newry road
Anderson, A., factory manager, Scarva road
Anderson, Mrs., Yarn Bleach Works, Roselawn
Andrews, A., & Co., grocers and druggists, Bridge street
Ardery, Miss, Eden Vale
Ardery, Miss, Bridge street
Armstrong, Mrs., schoolteacher, Laurencetown
Bambrick, John, saddler, Scarva street
Bambrick, Wm., saddler, Newry street
Banbridge Bleachworks, Ballydown, Banbridge
Banbridge Weaving Company, Rathfriland road
Banks, W. P., hairdresser, Newry street
Beatty, J., boot and shoe maker, Newry st.
Bell, Francis, publican, Scarva streer
Bell, Isaac, Parkmount, Corber
Bell, James, shoemaker, Newry street
Bell, R., caretaker of cemetery, Newry road
Bell, Samuel, foreman bleacher, Ballydown
Bell, Thomas, Newry street
Bell, William, spirit dealer, Newry street
Bell, W. J., spirit dealer, Bridge street
Bell, W. J., hemstitch factory, Lenaderg
Black, William, boot and shoe merchant, Newry street
Boyd, Rev. Thomas, Presbyterian minister, Scarva street
Boyde, Rev. Andrew, Presbyterian minister, Loughbrickland
Bradford, Wm., ticket collector, Dromore st
Bradshaw, Mr., Banville house, Lenaderg
Bricen, J., shoemaker, Scarva street
Brookfield Weaving Factory, Scarva road
Brown, A. M., Tullyhenan Dairy
Brown, Miss, dressmaker, Reilly street
Browne, James, spirit dealer, Newry street
Browne, Bateman A. & M., seed merchants, Dromore road
Bryans, Mrs., confectioner, Church street
Buchanan, John, grocer, Rathfriland street
Bunting, A., mechanic, Windsor terrace
Burnett, Thomas, grocer and baker, Newry street
Burnett, H., laundry, Bridge street
Byrne, D. M., spirit dealer, Church street
Cairns, Mr., jeweller
Campbell, A., Newry road
Campbell, Rev., P.P., Laurencetown
Canaway, J., cycle agent, Newry street
Carson, J., cooper, Newry street
Chambers, H. L., M.R.C.V.S., Downshire Arms Hotel
Chambers, James, Imperial Hotel, Bridge st.
Chambers, Thomas, Victoria street
Chancellor, W., M.D., Bridge street
Cherry, W., printer, Rathfriland street
Clark, Robert, Mountain view, Newry road
Clements, R., tinsmith, Kenlis street
Coburn, G., Fountainville, Newry road
Coburn & Son, seed merchants, Newry street
Conner, R., school teacher, Windsor terrace
Copeland, Richard, grocer, Dromore street
Cowan, J., rent agent, Dromore street
Cowdy, A., & Sons, bleachers, Lurgan road
Craig, Mrs., matron of Workhouse
Craig, Mrs., confectioner, Kenlis street
Crawford, George, Ballievey house
Crawford, J. C., cycle agent, Bridge street
Creighton, James, blacksmith, Newry street
Cromie, D., contractor, Scarva street
Crothers, Fred., bottling works, Dromore street
Crothers, S., Banview house
Crothers, S., linenlapper, Windsor terrace
Crothers, T., Donard view
Crozier, James, victualler, Church square
Crozier, William, Railway street
Culbert, Miss, teacher, Mountain view
Cull, Thomas, clothpasser, Windsor terrace
Cummings, W. J., grocer, Scarva street
Cunningham, Samuel, solicitor, Bridge street
Cupples, David, tailor, Newry street
Cupples, Samuel, chairman District Council, Windsor terrace
Dale, Miss, dressmaker and milliner, Newry street
Davidson, Robert, Church street
Davies, Mr., Lenaderg house
Davis, James, news-agent and post office, Loughbrickland
Davison, S., tailor, Bridge street
Dawson, Rev. M. F., Mountain View terrace
Derby, Miss, Dromore street
Derby, Mrs., Windsor terrace
Derby, Robert, hairdresser, Newry street
Diamond, J., confectioner, Newry street
Diamond, W., carpenter, Newry street
Dickson Bros., drapers, 19 Bridge street
Dickson, David, Mount Royal
Dickson, Mr., stationmaster, Laurencetown
Dickson, T., & Co., weaving factory, Laurencetown
Dobbin, J., fishmonger, Newry street
Donaldson, A., Newry road
Dornan, John, painter and glazier, Bridge street
Douglas, Robert, mason, Castlewellan road
Doyle, Mrs., spirit dealer, Scarva street
Duff, R., Central Hotel, Bridge street
Dunwoody, Joseph, rent agent, Victoria st.
Emerson, John E., proprietor of the "Banbridge Chronicle and Downshire Standard" (published Wednesdays and Saturdays), Bridge street
Ennis, Mr., dentist, 46 Newry street
Ervine, J., Reilly street
Ervine, Robert, tailor, Rathfriland street
Ewart, Thomas, spirit dealer, Church square
Farrell, John S., solicitor, Newry street
Fenton, S. G., Seapatrick house
Ferguson, Howard, Edenderry house
Ferguson, John, tailor, Rathfriland street
Ferguson, Norman, Clonaslee, Lurgan road
Ferguson, Thomas, Iveagh house
Ferguson & Co., Ltd., Church Street Weaving Co.
Ferris, William, keeper Orange Hall, Victoria street
Finlay, Alexander, grocer, Newry street
Finlay, Charles, draper, Bridge street
Finney, James, contractor, Newry street
Finney, Mrs., Newry street
Flannigan, John, spirit dealer, Church square
Flanigan, The Misses, Edenderry road
Fleming Bros., jewellers, Bridge street
Forbes, Mrs., haberdasher, Kenlis street
Forsythe, M., confectioner, Church square
Foster, Joseph, boot and shoe shop, Newry street
Frizelle, J., grocer, Dromore street
Fryar, Mrs., Primrose villa, Banbridge
Fryar, Robert, P.L.G., Newry road
Fryer, Samuel, solicitor, Bridge street
Gamble, D., American Oil Co. agent, Kenlis street
Gault, Mrs., caretaker Town Hall, Scarva street
Gawn-Douglas, Rev. J., Covenanting minister, Loughbrickland
Geoghegan, John, foundry, Lenaderg
Geoghegan, Miss, Loughbrickland
Gibson, William, baker, Scarva street
Gill, Mrs., Mourne terrace
Gill, John, clogmaker, Bridge street
Gillespie, S., teacher, Newry road
Gilmore & Co., provision merchants, Bridge street
Gilmore, Samuel, bicycle repairer, Bridge street
Glass, R. W., solicitor, Bridge street
Gordon, James, solicitor, Bridge street
Graham, Charles, gardener, Dromore street
Graham, John, hemstitching factory
Graham, Miss, milliner, Newry street
Grant, Henry, victualler, Church square
Greenfield, G., dairy, Dromore street
Gribbon, Patrick, Newry street
Grierson, Rev. Charles, J.P., rector, Seapatrick Parish, Seapatrick
Hagan, Mrs., confectioner, Bridge street
Haire, Arthur, manager Provincial Bank
Hale, R., victualler, Bridge street
Halliday Bros., ironmongers, Bridge street
Hamilton, R., R.O., Scarva street
Hamilton, R. J., secretary of Banbridge Farming Society, Scarva street
Hamilton, S. A., grocer and spirit dealer, Bridge street
Harper, Andrew, summons server, Windsor terrace
Harper, Mrs., dressmaker, Windsor terrace
Harris, W., grocer, Church square
Harvey, A., Scarva road
Harvey, James, Town Commissioners' weighmaster, Lurgan road
Harvey, John, egg importer, Newry street
Harvey, Miss, schoolteacher, Lurgan road
Haughey, T., plumber and gasfitter, Bridge street
Hawthorn, Mrs., Scarva street
Hayes, Robert, carter, and coal merchant, Newry street
Hayes & Co., spinning mill, Lurgan road
Henry, Howard, Edenderry terrace
Herd, Barlow, enginedriver, Dromore street
Heron, J., Ballykeel
Heron, R. S., solicitor, Bridge street
Heslip, Samuel, leather cutter, Rathfriland street
Hill, Mrs., Solitude house
Hughes, Patrick, smith and farrier, Newry street
Hughes, The Misses, dressmakers, Newry street
Hutchison, James, furniture & undertaking establishment, Bridge street
Hynes, John, assistant clerk of Union, Church square
Jackson, John, carpenter, Bridge street
Jardine, John, postman, Reilly street
Jardine, Joseph, hairdresser, Dromore street
Johnston, J., draper, Bridge street
Johnston, J., hemstitch factory, Edenordinary
Johnston, Miss, superintendent nurse of Banbridge Hospital
Johnston, W. R., Mountain View terrace, Newry road
Kennedy, J., Mount Royal
Kennedy, W., Mount Royal
Keown, A., plumber, Newry street
Kernaghan, William, spirit dealer Newry st
Kerr, Constable, Church street
Kinley, Mrs., dressmaker, Laurencetown
Kilpatrick, James, carowner, Bann terrace
Kirker, H., Seapatrick
Knox, Rev., Presbyterian minister, Ballydown
Larmour, Thomas, painter, Dromore street
Larmour, W. W., surveyor and architect, Bridge street
Lett, Rev Canon, rector, Loughbrickland
Lindsay, Walter, J.P., Ballydown
Lindsay & Uprichard, bleach works, Ballydown road
Lockart, Rev., Unitarian manse, Ballydown road
Logan, William, roper, Newry street
Love, The Misses, Riverview
Lovett, J., barber, Bridge street
Lyons, John, carpenter, Rathfriland road
Lyons, Robert, tailor, Stramore terrace, Newry road
Lyons, Mrs., Stramore terrace
Mackie, J., dyer, Riverview
Magee, J., publican, Newry street
Magee, Patrick, saddler, Rathfriland street
Maguire, E., publican, Loughbrickland
Maguire, James, baker, Newry street
Mahood, Joseph, publican, Dromore street
Martin, Dr., Church street
Martin, Rev. J. D., Presbyterian minister, Magherally
Martin, R., tailor, Railway street
Martin, R., contractor, Downshire place
Mayers, Mrs., Underwood terrace
Mearns, James, manager gasworks, Reilly street
Mercier, Miss E., schoolteacher, Victoria st.
Mills, Ed. S., organist and choirmaster, Parish Church, Church square
Monaghan, Daniel, carpenter, Scarva street
Mooney, Mrs., Ballymoney hill
Mooney, Henry, tobacconist, Newry street
Moore, J., hairdresser, Newry street
Moore, Mrs., Church street
Moore, Bryce, LL.D., master of Academical Institution, Church street
Moorehead, Miss, draper, Bridge street
Morrison, Miss, Church Square Post Office
Morrow, Miss, dairy, Scarva street
Morton, The Misses, Newry street
Morton, Joseph, seed merchant, Castlewellan road and Commercial road
Mullan, Miss, Temperance Hotel, Bridge st.
Mulligan, Miss, Rathmore cottage
Mulligan, Miss, Reilly street
Mulligan, Miss, confectioner, Dromore st.
Murphy, J., coal merchant, Bridge street
Murphy, Miss, confectioner and lodgings, Newry street
Murphy, Wm., bootmaker, Dromore street
Murray, Hugh, publican, Dromore street
Murray, Hugh, carowner, Dromore street
M'Aleavey, John, spirit dealer, Scarva street
M'Aleavey, Miss, draper, Scarva street
M'Alleenan, G., shoemaker, Dromore street
M'Ateer, Miss, publican
M'Aleevy, Francis, shoemaker, Scarva street
M'Allister, Mrs., maternity nurse, Newry st.
M'Cabe Bros., grocers, Newry street
M'Cahy, S., cabinetmaker, Newry street
M'Cahirty, William, breadserver, Belmont
M'Caldin, Alexander, draper, Bridge street
M'Caldin, Samuel, bootmaker, Scarva st.
M'Call, Charles, mill manager, Lurgan road
M'Cammon, A., bank clerk, Riverview
M'Cammond, Andrew, Riverview terrace
M'Caw, J. R., linen merchant, Ballykelly
M'Caw, Mrs., fancy goods shop, Bridge st.
M'Caughey, Samuel, cabinetmaker, Newry street
M'Clean, John, Church street
M'Clean, Miss, dressmaker, Edenderry ter.
M'Clelland, Andrew, grain and seed merchant, Linenhall street, Workhouse road
M'Clelland, Andrew, solicitor, Bridge street
M'Clelland, Miss, The Cottage, Scarva road
M'Clelland, Riversley, Church street
M'Clure, James, clerk, Lurgan road
M'Comish, James, victualler, Newry street
M'Comish, P., dairy, Scarva street
M'Conkey, Peter, tinsmith, Scarva street
M'Conkey, Samuel, Scarva road
M'Conville, H., farmer and publican
M'Cormac, W., Newry road
M'Cormick, James, grocer, Scarva street
M'Court, Henry, dealer, Dromore street
M'Court, Mrs., confectioner, Dromore street
M'Coy, John, Milfort terrace, Lurgan road
M'Cracken, S., bootmaker, Railway street
M'Cullough, Miss S., pawnbroker, Newry street
M'Cullough, J., bootmaker, Church square
M'Cullough, Mrs., Rockville
M'Dowell, Alexander, billposter, Rathfriland street
M'Fadden, Mrs., Reilly street
M'Givern, Peter, spirit dealer and grocer, Newry street
M'Grath Bros., provision merchants, Bridge street
M'Ilhenry, Miss, Queen's nurse, Windsor terrace
M'Ilroy, James, J.P., baker and grocer, Rathfriland street
M'Ilroy, John, grocer, Rathfriland street
M'Ilroy, Mrs., Belle villa, Newry road
M'Ilroy, Mrs., 42 Newry street
M'Ilroy, Samuel, merchant tailor and clothier, Bridge street
M'Kay, Mrs., publican and grocer, Laurencetown
M'Kee, John, draper, Newry street
M'Kee, David, Albert Hotel, spirit dealer, Newry street
M'Kee, Robert, publican, farmers' implements, &c., 20 Newry street
M'Keown, James, loom mechanic, Windsor terrace
M'Keown, Hugh, builder, Dromore street
M'Kinstry, Wm., seed merchant, Scarva st
M'Kiveregan, J., publican, Scarva street
M'Knight, Alex., secretary gas works, Reilly street
M'Mahon, James, & Co., seed merchants, Bridge street
M'Mahon, Thomas, hairdresser, Scarva st.
M'Mahon, Miss, school teacher, Dromore st
M'Mahon, Miss, servants' registry office, newsagent, and stationer, Bridge street
M'Master, J., saddler, Bridge street
M'Millen, Miss, Mourne terrace
M'Mordie, George, Dromore road
M'Mullan, Mrs., Newry street
M'Mullen, William, coachbuilder, Dromore street
M'Mullen, Mrs. W., Dromore street
M'Murray, Wm., Milfort terrace, Lurgan rd
M'Neill, H., spirit dealer, Bridge street
M'Polin, Rev. M., P.P., Loughbrickland
M'Roberts, J., district councillor, Loughbrickland
M'Shane, H., schoolteacher, 19 Dromore st
M'William, Miss, Victoria house, Newry rd.
M'William, Wm. N., M.D., Newry street
M'William & Wallace, solicitors, Bridge st.
Napier, John, painter, Newry road
Neill, Joseph, confectioner, Castlewellan road
Nelson, Miss, schoolteacher, Bann terrace
O'Callaghan, Daniel, spirit dealer, Bridge street
O'Driscoll, R. A., spirit dealer, Church sq.
O'Hanlon, Felix, Railway Hotel, Reilly st.
O'Hanlon, P., baker and grocer, Church sq.
O'Hare, Mrs., publican, Scarva street
Parke, J. P., medical hall, Bridge street
Patterson, D., cycle and motor agent
Patterson, D., confectioner, Church square
Pepper, James, insurance agent, Newry road
Potts, Miss J., millinery warerooms, Newry street
Potts, W. A., M.R.C.V.S., surgeon, Newry street
Power, George, clothier, Bridge street
Preston, John, fruiterer, Newry street
Preston, Mrs., draper, Dromore street
Proctor, Thomas, cabinetmaker, Newry st.
Quaile, A., butcher, Newry street
Quinn, T., grocer, Scarva street
Quirk, Rev. R., rector, Magherally
Radclifte, Samuel A., grocer, Newry street
Redmond, William, baker, Rathfriland street
Robinson, J., postman, Windsor terrace
Robinson & Cleaver's Weaving Factory, Castlewellan road
Rooney, Rev. Father, P.P., Dromore road
Rosinfield, Solomon, draper, Church street
Routledge, Constable, Ballymoney hill
Rowney, Alex., draper, Bank buildings
Ruddick, Mrs., dressmaker, Scarva street
Ruddock, W., watchmaker and jeweller, 63 Bridge street
Russell, Miss, boot and shoe shop
Scott, James, grocer, Bridge street
Scott, Rev. J., Presbyterian minister, Ballyvally
Shanley, Mrs., pawnbroker, Scarva street
Shooter, Robert, auctioneer, Rathfriland st.
Simms, D., stitching factory, Castlewellan road
Simms, James, druggist and grocer, Bridge street
Simms, John, Moorelands
Sloan, cycle repairer, Church square
Smith, A. W., jun., Belmount
Smyth, John, foreman, Seapatrick Mills
Smith, John, & Co., bleachers, Milltown
Smith, Miss, draper, Newry street
Smyth, Miss Mary, Newry street
Smyth, William, J.P., Brookfield
Smyth, William, M.D., J.P., Newry street
Snowden, James, Courthouse keeper, Victoria street
Sneddon, George, master of Workhouse
Sprott, H. D., hemstitch factory, Ednego, Garvaghy
Stanage, T., teacher, Newry road
Stephens, Charles, coal store, Dromore street
Stevenson, E., Santiago villas
Stevenson, Mrs., draper, Church square
Stewart, Hugh, schoolteacher, Windsor ter.
Stewart, Mrs., Railway street
Teggart, J., district councillor, Edenderry
Teggart, S., contractor, Edenderry
Thompson, Mrs., Newry road
Thompson Bros., carpenters
Thomson & Co., stationery and fancy warehouse, 3, 5 Bridge street
Trotter, W. R., Mountain view terrace
Tyrell, Miss, Church street
Tyrell, Mrs., dressmaker, Church square
Walker, George, P.L.G., publican, Corbet
Walker, Joseph, linen merchant, Reilly st.
Walker, William, grocer, Newry street
Wallace, George, P.L.G., Corbet
Wallace, Robert, Mountain view
Wallace, Robert, solicitor, Bridge street
Wallace, T. & A., grocers, hardware, and seed merchants, Bridge street
Wallace, Thomas B., solicitor to the Banbridge Board of Guardians and Rural District Council, Bridge street
Walsh, David, druggist and grocer
Walsh, John, ironmonger, &c., Newry street
Warren, Mr., Newry road
Wasson, Mrs., Reilly street
Watson, W., manager of Robinson & Cleaver's Weaving Factory
Watt, Mrs., grocer, Dromore street
Weir, F., agent Temperance Hall, Dromore street
Weir, Miss, milliner, Dromore street
White, J. J., J.P., D.L., Loughbrickland
Willis Bros., spiritgrocers, Newry street
Willis, George, blacksmith, Scarva street
Willis, W., Ardmore, Newry road
Wilson, Mrs., confectioner, Newry street
Wilson, R., water inspector, Newry road
Wishart, Sergeant, Stramore terrace
Wright Bros., grocers and general store, Lenaderg
Wright, William, painter, Rathfriland street
Wyly, E., Union C.C.B., Newry road
Young, Thomas, draper, Bridge street

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