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by hahaya2004
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2938
Views: 362132

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

I couldn't find a 1920s map but there was quite a bit of building going on around the park between 1909 and 1937.
1909:
https://maps.nls.uk/view/75494342

1937:
https://maps.nls.uk/view/82863078
by hahaya2004
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 2938
Views: 362132

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

Have a look at this post Margaret. You can see it on Scott's map.
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=12634&p=128585&hili ... we#p128585
Irene
by hahaya2004
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday Bob Bryden
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Happy birthday Bob Bryden

Happy birthday Bob. Have a good one.
Irene
by hahaya2004
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Building near to Ardrossan Castle
Replies: 15
Views: 1259

Re: Building near to Ardrossan Castle

You can see a building next to the footbridge in these maps:
https://maps.nls.uk/view/75494339
It's just under the F. at the footbridge

It's a bit clearer on this one:
https://maps.nls.uk/view/82867038
by hahaya2004
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Building near to Ardrossan Castle
Replies: 15
Views: 1259

Re: Building near to Ardrossan Castle

Hughie, the possible dovecot was round. The building in the photo looks like it had straight walls.
You can see the position of the dovecot on the map on page 3 of the download here:
https://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/li ... pe=Journal
by hahaya2004
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - GordMac
Replies: 9
Views: 151

Re: Happy birthday - GordMac

Many happy returns Gordon. Have a great day.
Irene
by hahaya2004
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Sheenaj
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Happy birthday - Sheenaj

Happy birthday Sheena. Enjoy yourself.
Irene
by hahaya2004
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic
Replies: 5397
Views: 628996

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

Forgot to mention that the next map after Ardeer (Irvine) shows Ayr airfield (PDF).
by hahaya2004
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: The ... What are you doing or thinking right now - Topic
Replies: 5397
Views: 628996

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

There's a copy of the Luftwaffe map of Ardeer here: https://threetowners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=9785&hilit=Luftwaffe To get a PDF of all Luftwaffe images scroll to the bottom here: https://ncap.org.uk/feature/luftwaffe-over-scotland Click on the second link. The map is easier to read there. ...
by hahaya2004
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Bernard Walsh
Replies: 15
Views: 448

Re: Bernard Walsh

Condolences to Bernard's family and friends. So sad to hear of his death. RIP Bernard.
by hahaya2004
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Canal cottage Saltcoats
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Re: Canal cottage Saltcoats

This is from the 1855 survey:
Canal Cottage, Robert Cunninghame Esqr Proprietor.
A neat cottage with garden adjoining occupied by William Kinnear, it is also called by many parties Canalside Cottage and the proprietor is in favor of the latter.
by hahaya2004
Fri Dec 20, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Christmas Greetings - post here
Replies: 20
Views: 1430

Re: Christmas Greetings - post here

Wishing you and your families a very Merry Christmas and all the best for 2020 :santa03:
Irene