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by Penny Tray
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:31 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 17 JUNE 1897 FLOODS AT ARDROSSAN Yesterday morning an unprecedented deluge of rain fell in Ardrossan and neighbourhood. The burns in the locality within a very short time assumed the form of mountain torrents, and effected considerable damage throughout the district. By four o’clock i...
by Penny Tray
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 268495

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
17 JUNE 1895

MARRIAGE

At Craigspark, Saltcoats, on the 14th instant, by the Rev. W. Rossie Brown, minister of the parish, John Crawford, junior, Knockewart, Ardrossan, to Annie, third daughter of John Millar, Craigspark, Saltcoats.
by Penny Tray
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 268495

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
17 JUNE 1890

DEATH

GRIMWOOD: At Raise Street, Saltcoats, on the 15th instant, aged 83, Janet Watt, widow of John Grimwood.
by Penny Tray
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1632
Views: 220941

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
17 JUNE 1895

BOWLING
ARDEER v. KILWINNING


The annual match between these clubs took place at Ardeer, six rinks each.

Result – Ardeer, 125; Kilwinning, 104.
by Penny Tray
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 4539
Views: 482203

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 16 JUNE 1896 FATAL ACCIDENT JOHN TRACEY, a labourer, aged 19 years, was killed at Ardrossan Harbour yesterday under distressing circumstances. He was engaged in hauling waggons at one of the berths in the Eglinton Dock. There were two waggons standing on the rails, and other two were ...
by Penny Tray
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 4539
Views: 482203

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
16 JUNE 1899

MARRIAGE

BAIRD – KIRK: At 10 Montgomerie Street, Ardrossan, on the 14th June, by the Reverend W. Rossie Brown, minister of the parish, David Baird, of Mill Street, Alloa, and King Street, Port Glasgow, to Jeanie, second daughter of John Kirk.
by Penny Tray
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2343
Views: 268495

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 16 JUNE 1886 THE GENERAL ELECTION – NORTH AYRSHIRE A meeting of the local committees of Saltcoats, Ardrossan, and Stevenston Conservative Association was held in the Saracen’s Head Inn Hall, Saltcoats, on Monday night. There was a good attendance, and Captain Boyle presided. The follo...
by Penny Tray
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2343
Views: 268495

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
16 JUNE 1897

DEATH

NICOL: At 21 Montgomerie Crescent, Saltcoats, on the 12th instant. Jessie Fullarton, wife of John Nicol, formerly of Glengarnock.
by Penny Tray
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2343
Views: 268495

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
16 JUNE 1896

DEATH

BARCLAY: At her daughter’s residence, 6 Springvale Place, Saltcoats, on the 14th instant, Margaret Reid, relict of Andrew Barclay, in her 82nd year.
by Penny Tray
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Researching family tree.
Replies: 4
Views: 183

Re: Researching family tree.

Sandra, I don't but they do provide an opportunity to email the webmaster at the bottom of the following link: - http://www.ayrshireroots.co.uk/Guest%20Book.htm In the meantime (because I had to get a new password at one time) be sure you're getting all the lower and upper cases in the right places....
by Penny Tray
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 1632
Views: 220941

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

JD,

The following may help you - it is show on a couple of the maps in the link: -

https://www.scottishbrickhistory.co.uk/ ... -ayrshire/
by Penny Tray
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 4539
Views: 482203

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 15 JUNE 1897 MUNICIPAL MEETING – ARDROSSAN Provost Young presiding. The question of the acquisition of the Holm Plantation as a joint public park for the burghs of Ardrossan and Saltcoats was discussed. This matter was excited a great deal of interest in the district, and has already ...