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Fergusons Irish Linen Factory

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Visit the last remaining Irish Linen weaver - Thomas Ferguson Irish Linen A visit to Thomas Ferguson Irish Linen offers visitors a rare opportunity to see Irish Linen at its various stages of production. These include design, weaving, specialist...more
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54 Scarva Road, Banbridge BT32 3QD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Easily accessible from Belfast or on the way North from Dublin. You will cross the worlds first flyover I kid you not. This is a true factory shop stocking end of lines, overstock, one offs, samples etc etc. If it’s made of linen they will...More

1  Thank Carnalbanagh
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I was interested in purchasing the two cord pattern linen pillow cases and could not find a photo of them on the website so I emailed asking where to see one. It seems that there was no such photo on the website so I was...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visited this factory on a recent trip overseas to Northern Ireland. Nigel gave us a tour of the factory and an informarative talk on the history of Damask linen in Banbridge. This is the highest quality linen in the world and incredibly beautiful. The...More

1  Thank OregonMomoffive
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

It is a painful drive out to Banbridge from Belfast but this is the place to go if you are after quality linen products. It is a working linen factory and, if you time it right, you can go on a conducted tour. There is...More

1  Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This is our 2nd visit to purchase linen whilst travelling and the detour (we are from Australia leaving from Dublin) is worth it. Forget the horrible tat at those tourist shops and buy true linen and support an industry that was once part of the...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This was our last stop on our tour of Ireland and a most delightful one. The tour was amazing, no wonder the linens are so renowned. We found so great buys among the seconds and the staff helped us to find matching sets

2  Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Fergusons linen factory is possibly the best kept secret in Banbridge, if not in Ireland. Located on the Scarva road on the outskirts of the town centre – Fergusons’ is well worth the visit. The selection of linens is magnificent – the traditional whites and...More

1  Thank mariposa888
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Visited The Ferguson Linen Centre with our Retirement Association from work. Never knew this place existed. Was interested hearing the history of the place which was commenced in 1854 by Thomas Ferguson. This is a working linen factory and we were able to go into...More

1  Thank eileenp560
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Two seamstresses walk into the linen factory... sounds like the beginning of a joke. We both went nuts! Believe me folks, linen like this is hard to come by. And the prices were amazing. Best of all, the proprietor is very, very knowledgeable about his...More

1  Thank Jeanette W
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Wow - if you like Irish linens, this is the place to go for quality and variety. Forget the stuff you see in the tourist shops. This place is the real deal. Nigel Spiers is the man to see for information and pricing. Virtually everything...More

1  Thank Richard L
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Response from smpitmaniv | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Our tour was just about at closing time and the production floor was empty. As we had contacted them months before about visiting, and my wife is a weaver, Judith spent about an hour with us, talking fibers and equipment... More
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