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by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 71
Views: 8091

Re: World War I Gallery

Engineer Lieutenant Commander, David Duncan Cuninghame, (38), died when HMS Surprise was mined or torpedoed; husband of Ada Decima Richards Cuninghame, 3 Sussex Gardens, Hyde Park, London; and son of Captain (retired) and Mrs Cuninghame, late of Saltcoats: -
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3381
Views: 523784

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 FEBRUARY 1873 HIGH COURT OF JUSTICIARY – FORGERY JAMES BANNATYNE, (22), from the prison of Kilmarnock, was charged with falsehood, forgery, and wilful imposition, and also forgery and uttering a bank cheque and a bill of exchange. The indictment, containing nine charges, set forth ...
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 FEBRUARY 1874

MARRIAGE

At Montgomerie Street, Ardrossan, on the 24th instant, by the Rev. Mr Cross, Hugh Main, Glasgow, and Mary, second daughter of the late Captain Sim.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 FEBRUARY 1873 SHIPPING CASUALTY Belfast, February 24 – The barque CORONELLA, Ardrossan to Havana with coals, has been got off the rocks at Ballyferris with the assistance of two steam tugs, after throwing about 40 tons of coals overboard, and has been towed round to this lough.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3381
Views: 523784

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 25 FEBRUARY 1873 MASTER BOOT AND SHOE MAKERS At a meeting of the master boot and shoe makers belonging to Dalry and the neighbouring towns, held yesterday, in the Good Templars’ Hall, it was unanimously agreed to make an advance of 20 per cent on both manufactured and bespoke boots an...
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3381
Views: 523784

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
25 FEBRUARY 1870

BIRTH

At Theresa Cottage, Saltcoats, on the 24th instant, Mrs Thomas Brunton; a daughter.
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:33 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 71
Views: 8091

Re: World War I Gallery

Private Alexander Cowan, (28), was killed in action; son of Mr Alexander Cowan, late of Sidney Street, Saltcoats, and husband of Mrs Maggie McCreadie Cowan, 14 Raise Street, Saltcoats: -
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:31 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 24 FEBRUARY 1915 NAVAL FUNERAL AT ARDROSSAN Yesterday afternoon the funeral took place at Ardrossan of A.B. Kelly, of one of H.M. destroyers, who met his death by accident on Friday. He was a native of Skibbereen, County Cork. The funeral was conducted with full military honours, the ...
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:30 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 24 FEBRUARY 1874 ARDROSSAN COURSING CLUB The draw took place last night in the George Hotel, Kilmarnock, and was followed by a dinner, to which about 30 gentlemen sat down – Mr Gairdner, the vice-president of the club occupying the chair. The running takes place today and tomorrow ove...
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
24 FEBRUARY 1873

SHIPPING CASUALTY

Belfast, February 22 – The CORONELLA, barque, from Ardrossan to Havana, with coals, has gone ashore at the Slip Rock.
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6365
Views: 900261

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
24 FEBRUARY 1871

MARRIAGE

At Knockrivoch, Ardrossan, by the Rev. Mr McNab, Mr Hugh Hunter, Montfod, to Agnes, daughter of the late William Lockhart.
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday - Meekan
Replies: 10
Views: 69

Re: Happy birthday - Meekan

Happy Birthday Angus.