Period of Significance: 57 Likes, 0 Comments - Visit Oconee SC (@visitoconeesc) on Instagram: “ @oconeehistorymuseum ask how well do you know Oconee’s past? JD Sports. Update: 12/20 – Unfortunately, since the time of publication, this historic mansion has since been demolished. View larger map . :) P.s, There is a no tresspassing sign up now. 26-28 High Street Oldham OL1 1JD. On April 22, 2019, College of Charleston's Beyond the Grave class got an in-depth tour of the Old City Jail. Also check Archives for Henry HARRIS. He did not have any educational advantages as a child, but he later found his way in the business world, the military realm, and in the local government. Read on to learn more about Newry, SC, and if you’d like some tips and advice for making your big move, check out our Make Your Move page, where you’ll find all kinds of stories and insights including How to Start Over in a New City, Tips for Getting to Know a New City Before You Move and so much more. Tel: 02891271818. “Newry Historic District” City Directories and History: Known as the Courtenay or Newray Mill, constructed in 1894 under the architect, William Burrough Smith Whaley. The ruin of Innisfallen, the Neo-Classical house built for mill founder, William A. Courtenay, is located on a ridge southwest from the village. Courtenay also built a house at Newry which he called Innisfallen and lived there until 1902. QUOD VERUM TUTUM IN MEMORY OF WILLIAM ASHMEAD COURTENAY Born in Charleston, S.C. 4 Feb., 1831. 1893 Style: Neo-Classical. I live in Newry and that step ladder is still perched on top of that roof. Newry. First quarter 2012. Innisfallen, Newry, South Carolina Newry still survives, a typical Southern mill village and one of the oldest in a cotton manufacturing area which has expanded greatly in recent years. The industry employed about 45,454 wage earners in 1909. GNRI Newry Edward St station plaque. Before he got involved in the Civil War, Courtenay started a publication business on Broad Street. Box 57, Newry, SC 29665 Ruins of Innisfallen, facade.view to E-SE Photo #27 of 32 FEB 1 7 1982