Marion Baur

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A Communion dress made from linen from Marion Baur and Hermann Glaser- Baur’s mill in Limavady, Co Derry

In a quiet side-street of old East Berlin, a German couple are flying the flag for a near-extinct tradition: Irish linen. In the window display are fl(...)

 1949: A female factory worker folds linen for tea towels at a   linen factory. Photograph:     George Konig/Keystone Features/Getty Images

There is not much trace of the Dublin Linen Hall now. The names of the nearby streets (Lisburn, Lurgan, Coleraine) are among the few reminders that fo(...)