Contents Volume 14, 2008

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Bann Disc Volume 14

Page iii – Foreword

Page vi – Programme

Page vii – Over to You

Page 1 – Sir Alan Cobham’s Circus visits Coleraine – Maud Hamill

Page 6 – Excerpts from a Gunner’s Diary – Diana Kirkpatrick

Page 14 – Making Connections – Peggy Vowles

Page 16 – J. Johnston Abraham – A Remarkable Man – Jacqueline McAlister

Page 27 – Bann Rowing Club – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 31 – Coleraine Town Hall – A Short History – Robert Anderson

Page 34 – Yesterday’s News – Hugh McGrattan

Page 37 – Elecution Classes – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 39 – Wullie’s Motor Car – Alec McAllister

Page 40 – Portstewart’s First Cinema – Margaret Campbell

Page 41 – Bann Drainage Scheme – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 45 – Interesting Events Gleaned from the Derry & Antrim Yearbook – B. Hill

Page 49 – Faces from the Past

Page 51 – Woolies – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 53 – The Johnstons of Drumsaragh Townland – Thomas F. Moffatt

Page 66 – The Fall of the Lombard – Diana Kirkpatrick

Page 69 – Horse Fairs and Markets – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 74 – Types of Entertainment in the Fifties – Jacqueline McAlister

Page 77 – Keeping the past Alive – Jennifer Cunningham

Page 79 – History from Postcards

Page 81 – Causeway Museum Service Advisory Forum – Ashleigh Kirkpatrick

Page 89 – Building the Barmouth – Robert Anderson

Page 102 – Name that Place

Book Reviews:

Page 95 – “Memories” Portstewart Folk Reminisce: Portstewart Presbyterian Church Tuesday Together Group

Page 95 – “From Laura to Katie”: Hugh McGrattan

Page 97 – “Echo Company”: Ronnie Gamble

Page 97 – “Dae ye see – Ulster-Scot Poems”: Wilson Burgess

Page 98 – “Garvagh and Aghadowey Heroes, 1914-1918”: Robert Thomson

Page 99 – “The Fishermen of Dunseverick”: James McQuilken

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