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LARAGH HARVEST CELEBRATION TAKES UP WHERE FLAX PULL LEFT OFF

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4 Sep 2015 Comments Off on LARAGH HARVEST CELEBRATION TAKES UP WHERE FLAX PULL LEFT OFF
LARAGH HARVEST CELEBRATION TAKES UP WHERE FLAX PULL LEFT OFF

By Veronica Corr Everything Laragh Heritage Group put their minds to, they do exceptionally well and their ‘Follow the thread from Flax to Laragh Linen’ heritage project was no exception. Last Sunday afternoon the Laragh Harvest Celebration was held in the beautiful south County Monaghan village. This heritage day served as part two of the process which turned the flax plant into linen cloth before spectators’ very eyes. No shortcuts were taken through the painstaking task either. The hard-working committee would like to pay particular tribute to Patsy Connolly for his dedication and determination ...