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by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardeer Square, Stevenston
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Ardeer Square, Stevenston

GLASGOW HERALD 15 NOVEMBER 1873 POISONING On Thursday evening, between 7 and 8 o'clock, a girl about 11 years of age, daughter of ALEXANDER CAMPBELL, furnace-keeper, Ardeer Square , Stevenston, who partook of the contents of a bottle which had unfortunately been left in her reach, took ill, and expi...
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 456965

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
24 NOVEMBER 1941

SALTCOATS TOWN COUNCIL

Mr George Tait has been co-opted a member of Saltcoats Town Council in room of Councillor Kennedy, resigned.
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 24 NOVEMBER 1905 STRANDING OF THE ARAUCANIA The Board of Trade inquiry into the circumstances attending the stranding of the S.S. ARAUCANIA, of Liverpool, near Ardrossan Harbour on the night of October 26 last after leaving Ardrossan with coal for Savona, was concluded yesterday in th...
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:30 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 24 NOVEMBER 1876 ARDROSSAN GRAIN MARKET At this market on Thursday there was a good attendance. Oats showed an upward tendency, but the other grains were about the same as last week. There were exposed – 32 bolls wheat, 32quarters oats, 55 quarters barley, 16 bolls oatmeal, and a quan...
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
24 NOVEMBER 1879

TRADE REPORT

The following are the shipments of pig iron at Ardrossan Harbour for the past week: -

Coastwise, 2080 tons.
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3248
Views: 456965

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
24 NOVEMBER 1871

COMMISSION OF THE PEACE

The Lord Chancellor, on the recommendation of the Rt. Hon. Earl of Stair, Lord Lieutenant of the County, has appointed the following gentleman Justice of the Peace for the County of Ayr: -

WILLIAM AITKEN, coalmaster, Saltcoats.
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
24 NOVEMBER 1871

COMMISSION OF THE PEACE

The Lord Chancellor, on the recommendation of the Rt. Hon. Earl of Stair, Lord Lieutenant of the County, has appointed the following gentleman Justice of the Peace for the County of Ayr: -

JAMES LAMBERT BAILEY, banker, Ardrossan.
by Penny Tray
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 24 NOVEMBER 1871 ARDROSSAN COURSING CLUB At no very remote date the affairs of this club were in a most flourishing condition. It was noted for the liberality of its management, the extent of its membership, and the frequency and success of its meetings. How it has fallen may be gathe...
by Penny Tray
Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: The CHUSAN Disaster at Ardrossan
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Views: 1988

Re: The CHUSAN Disaster at Ardrossan

GLASGOW HERALD 2 DECEMBER 1909 DEATH OF A WELL KNOWN DIVER The death has occurred at Ardrossan of Mr John Templeton, a well-known diver and salvage superintendent. Mr Templeton was one of the crew of the rowing-boat which on October 21, 1874, reached the wrecked CHUSAN at the Horse Island after the ...
by Penny Tray
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 23 NOVEMBER 1905 STRANDING OF S.S. ARAUCANIA A Board of Trade inquiry into the circumstances attending the stranding of the Liverpool registered and Glasgow owned steamer ARAUCANIA about half a mile to the south of Ardrossan Harbour on October 26 opened yesterday in the Debts Recovery...
by Penny Tray
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

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GLASGOW HERALD
23 NOVEMBER 1876

GENERAL SHIPPING ITEM

Ardrossan, November 22 – The ROVER, of Wexford, with a cargo of beans, aground at Portencross, was towed in here this afternoon by the harbour tug.
by Penny Tray
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 5973
Views: 788277

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
23 NOVEMBER 1876

VESSEL SPOKEN

ADA IREDALE, from Ardrossan for San Francisco, September 27, in latitude 31S, longitude 86W.