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by Hughie
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - caca_52
Replies: 5
Views: 31

Happy birthday - caca_52

Happy birthday, Carol, hope you have a lovely special day. :)

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by Hughie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Looking Back - Herald files
Replies: 3
Views: 302

Re: Looking Back - Herald files

From the Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald 14 November 2007.
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The 1982 story on the remote controlled survey submarine sounds interesting.
by Hughie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Real or Replica?
Replies: 11
Views: 247

Re: Real or Replica?

The area of sand Hughie, which you and I and a few others will remember so well, was imported, I think, to fill in previous quarry workings. But imported from where? Many ships returned in ballast, specially those coal ships returning from Ireland. Just a thought, could the sand have arrived as bal...
by Hughie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Sad News - Morag
Replies: 21
Views: 513

Re: Sad News - Morag

Retsum wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:48 pm
Hughie, I assume you will be in touch with her family and will let them know how we all miss her.
I'll do that. Though I'm sure they're aware of it as I pointed them to the original topic showing concerns for morag, Here. Where I've added a link to this topic.
by Hughie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Sad News - Morag
Replies: 21
Views: 513

Sad News - Morag

I'm sorry to have to tell you that our dear Morag in Southern California has passed away. I'm devastated, we've all lost a dear friend in Morag. Condolences to all her family and friends. May she rest in peace. This from her BIL, John, in Stevenston. Hughie I’m sad to say that Morag passed away yest...
by Hughie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: Schools - The Schools we attended
Topic: Kyleshill Combined Class - May 1957
Replies: 0
Views: 106

Kyleshill Combined Class - May 1957

Kyleshill May 1957 002.jpg the names of those unknown? Source John Bone: Can anyone add names to those who are listed as unknown? Back row Left to right: John Bone, Jack Dallas, Kevin Archibald, Robert Thompson, Unknown, James (Pimi) Wight, David Smart, William Boyd, Robert Priestley, Robert Beatti...
by Hughie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Real or Replica?
Replies: 11
Views: 247

Re: Real or Replica?

Great post, Penny. The mind boggles as to how the coin came to be in that sand behind Eglinton school. :think:
by Hughie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic
Replies: 5330
Views: 605703

Re: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic

It's hard to imagine that yesterday we are shivering with a top temp of 14 degrees while further north they are having catastrophic bush fires - that's Australia. It's so early, these things don't normally occur till January and February.
by Hughie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Salt Industry Article - Page images
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Salt Industry Article - Page images

Found this amongst hoarded stuff from some years ago. Can't recall seeing the Saltcoats saltworks image in the 5th page before.

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by Hughie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: kipper house /saltcoats harbour
Replies: 11
Views: 2140

Re: kipper house /saltcoats harbour

Hi Gary, Welcome to threetowners. You are most welcome to add such images. You can click on the attachment button which is under the post you are compiling and from there you can add a couple of images. There is a practice topic for members Here if you feel the need.
by Hughie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday Little Plum
Replies: 10
Views: 192

Re: Happy birthday Little Plum

Oops! Missed that. Hope you have a great day Neil.

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by Hughie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: My Niece's quest
Replies: 0
Views: 102

My Niece's quest

Anything to support my lovely, Niece, Suzanne in her quest to raise funds for the Sottish Association of Mental Health would be appreciated.

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