Harry Jackson Clark
This is a site dedicated to the life, career and business travels of HARRY JACKSON CLARK, a charismatic linen-maker, water engineer and family patriarch who was born in the age of Queen Victoria. In partnership with his older brother Alexander, he guided his family and business through slumps, booms and two world wars. Ardtara, Harry's family home in the village of Upperlands, is now one of Northern Ireland's best-loved country house hotels – offering old-fashioned comfort, excellent food and a warm welcome to travellers, golfers and wedding guests from all over the world.
Harry's Home Patch
A naturalist's playground
A gifted local photographer, David Morrow, has been documenting the flora and fauna of the...
A new hub for Upperlands
The Old Mill Coffee Shop, in a handsome stone building within ear-shot of beetling engines,...
Upholstery with a difference
At the Allie Mae gift shop in Maghera, they have combined chalk stencil writing with...
Flax blossoms in Upperlands
Flax has been grown in Upperlands on an experimental basis for the first time in...
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