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by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1892 ARDROSSAN – ERECTION OF NEW ISLAND PLATFORM The new island platform, erected at the point of the quay instead of the old one, for the convenience of passengers travelling by the Glasgow & South-Western Railway steamer, has been so far completed that the company is enable...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 4353
Views: 449004

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 APRIL 1892

DEATH

MEARNS: At Winton Street, Ardrossan, on the 24th instant, Matthew Barr, third son of the late J. H. Mearns, publisher.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2236
Views: 248561

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1898 HOUSE BURNED DOWN On Saturday forenoon a one-storey thatched house in Windmill Street, Saltcoats, owned by Mr. Alexander Agnew, was burned, only the walls being left standing. The fire occurred at ten o’clock, and, with the assistance of neighbours, most of the furniture...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2236
Views: 248561

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1892 SALTCOATS – ANTI-LICENSE DEMONSTRATION A meeting was held in the Christian Institute on Friday night – Mr. A. J. Ritchie presiding – at which a resolution was passed deploring the evils existing in the town caused by drinking, and expressing the opinion that this was cau...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2236
Views: 248561

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1888 MUNICIPAL MEETING – SALTCOATS A special meeting of the Police Commissioners was held on Monday night – Provost McIsaac presiding – regarding the public park. Correspondence was read showing that Lord Eglinton’s commissioner had agreed to reduce the rent of the proposed p...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2236
Views: 248561

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 APRIL 1899

BIRTH

LAW: At Kaimhill, Argyle Road, Saltcoats, on the 22nd instant, the wife of James Law; a son.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2236
Views: 248561

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 APRIL 1892

FOOTBALL
SALTCOATS VICTORIA v. KILBARCHAN

At Saltcoats

The home team had the best of the play and won by 3 goals to 1.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1544
Views: 202274

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1898 EXPLOSION OF WASTE MATERIAL AT ARDEER FACTORY Some alarm was caused in Stevenston, Saltcoats, and neighbouring towns by a loud explosion at Ardeer Factory shortly before seven o’clock on Saturday morning. It was feared that a disaster with probable loss of life had occur...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1544
Views: 202274

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 APRIL 1893 BREACH OF THE PEACE At Kilmarnock Sheriff Court yesterday JANET DALZIEL, hand sewer, Schoolwell Street, Stevenston, pleaded guilty to having in her own house, on the 22nd instant, maliciously broken some panes of glass in the window and caused a breach of the peace. It w...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1544
Views: 202274

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 APRIL 1892

FOOTBALL
STEVENSTON THISTLE 2ND XI v. POLLOKSHIELDS


At Stevenston, and resulted in favour of the home team by 2 goals to 0.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1544
Views: 202274

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 APRIL 1898

FOOTBALL
STEVENSTON THISTLE v. GALSTON


The semi-final in the North Ayrshire Cup was played at Blacklands Park, Kilwinning.

Result – Galston, 2; Stevenston Thistle, 1.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - McGrattan
Replies: 5
Views: 22

Re: Happy birthday - McGrattan

Happy birthday Tom!