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Portadown

(pôrtədoun`), town (1991 pop. 21,333), Craigavon dist., central Northern Ireland, on the Bann River. It is an important railroad and industrial center. Roses from Portadown nurseries are famous.

Portadown

a town in S Northern Ireland, in the district of Armagh. Pop.: 21 299 (1991)
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The Portadown delegation is believed to have been lead by Deputy District Master, David Burrows.
The visitors were furious when referee awarded Portadown a harsh penalty for Kris Lindsay's handball on 54 minutes, Murray making no mistake.
There was no trace of luck attached to a comeback that had Portadown almost exclusively in reverse gear.
Richard Jameson, 36, was gunned down outside his Derryletiff Road home outside Portadown.
JACKSON THRIVE Portadown captain Calum Court holds the trophy aloft after Saturday's victory
Mcreadie said: "After Colm McCullagh scored our first goal on 58 minutes, we should have buried Portadown.
But Portadown boss Ronnie McFall, who earlier in the week saw his club avoid a High Court winding-up order over a tax bill, insisted they should have won.
Gary Judt added the sixth before a reply from Niall Grant while Ethan Williamson completed the Portadown scoring with their seventh.
I'm not sure Portadown wanted me," he said after failing to agree a new contract.
Little wonder that frustrated Portadown boss Ronny McFall and club chairman Roy McMahon have been on a player hunt to Scotland.
Scorers for Portadown were Ben Harvey and Reece Buttery with Bradley Ingram and Chris McClure replying for Lisburn.
This would make it the fifth year such restrictions have been imposed upon the members of the Portadown District Lodge.