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Visit Georgian Themed Milford House and Learn About Its History – Armagh I

Milford House is the creation of Robert Garmany Mc Crum, self-taught industrialist, benefactor and inventor who revolutionized the flax industry. His father, William McCrum (Senior), known locally as “the old farmer”, was the first man in Ulster to dry spin flax. In 1850 Robert took over one of his father’s flax mills and turned it […]

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Visit Georgian-themed Milford House and learn about its history – Armagh I

Milford House was the creation of Robert Garmany McCrum, a self-taught industrialist, benefactor and inventor who revolutionized the linen industry. His father, William McCrum (Senior), known locally as ‘The Old Farmer’, was the first man in Ulster to dry-spin flax. In 1850 Robert took over one of his father’s flax mills and turned it into […]

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Community saddened by closure of Milford House restaurant

The August 4 Facebook post that the Milford House restaurant has closed was met with surprise and sadness by many. The restaurant was an institution in Milford, located on the northeast corner of Main Street and Commerce, for 28 years. Here is the post in its entirety: “MILFORD HOUSE HAS PERMANENTLY CLOSEDTo our valued customers […]

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Nancy House retires as superintendent of Milford Schools

Nancy House is retiring as superintendent of the Milford Exempted Village School District after five years at the helm. She will retire on July 31 after 38 years as an educator, including 27 in Milford. House taught English and publications at Milford High School for 15 years before becoming principal there for two years. She […]

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Milford House content auction will see antlers from the world’s oldest deer put up for sale

A number of fascinating and hugely important pieces are up for auction when Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers, Castlecomer, hosts Milford House’s very first content sale, Carlow at the Talbot Hotel, Carlow on November 20. Read also: Three-bedroom house on Granby Row in Carlow Town available to rent for € 1,100 per month Heirlooms belonging to the […]