Last Update - 14 November 2013
Loughries True Blues
12th. July 1873 - LOL 1948 marched to Ballyblack led by Worshipful Master George McKeevers arriving at Mr. Crommelins gate. "Newtownards Chronicle"
Lowry, Robert - 1st. July 1916 - Of Ballywatticock - Lance Corporal 18/111 13th. Royal irish Rifles
Eldest Son of Robert Lowry whose 2nd. son was in the 9th. Argyll and Southerland Highlanders. Robert Jnr. was a member of Ballyblack guild and bible class and regulary attended the library meetings. He was a member and secretary of Loughries True Blue L.O.L.1948 and the local contigent of the U.V.F.
1921 Photo by William Beattie of Ards Studio 21 William Street Newtownards
L-R = J. Jameson - E. Savage - Mr.McGreehan - Mr.McBratney - Mr. Lowry - Mr.McCord
R.Savage - G.Smart - Mystery - R.Boyd - W.Plunkett - Mr.Lowry
Drummers = J.McBride and Mr. Savage
Boys and Seated = W.Francis - T. Stannage - B.Sybill - T.Stannage Jnr.
Pic improved 23rd. July 2012 - Right click and save for larger image.
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c1980s - L-R = 1 - Joe Tate - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - Pic added May 2013
Names please ... Pic added May 2013
This pic sent in by Joe Tate August 2013
L-R close = 1 - Joe Tate - 3 - Walter McKeown - .... Carroll - 6 -7 - 8 - .... Carroll -
L-R far =
Pic donated by Michael McDowell - Added 4th. January 2013
L-R = Bobby Campbell - Gary Anderson - 2012 Lord Mayor - Joe Tate -.... Graham - Billy Tate - 8 - 9 - Bill Carroll - 11 - 12 - George Campbell - 14 - 15 - Mark Anderson
Web Site http://www.newtownardsorange.org.uk/1948.htm