FF TD ATTENDS ORANGE ORDER EVENT IN ARMAGH

1 June 2017 No Comments by The Northern Standard

On Monday evening last, Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan/Monaghan Niamh Smyth was among the almost 80 people who gathered in an Armagh museum for a function which gave a unique insight into Orange culture in the Border area.

The purpose of the event in the Sloan’s House Museum of Orange heritage in Loughgall was to examine the history of the Cavan Orange Institution since its inception over 200 years ago, and in the process look towards its future.

Co Armagh historical consultant and Orangeman Quincey Dougan gave the presentation on the night, delivering insights into Cavan Orangeism of past centuries. Mr Dougan pointed out several little-known facts surrounding the scale of the local Institution, informing the …
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