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by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 162
Views: 17915

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Second Lieutenant Christopher Bentley Meadows, (23), MC, was killed in action; eldest son of Mr and Mrs Chris Meadows, Abbotsford, Waverley Place, Saltcoats: -
by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:25 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3545
Views: 564879

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

THE EDINBURGH GAZETTE 18 MAY 1948 NATURALIZATION List of aliens resident in Scotland to whom Certificates of Naturalization have been granted by the Secretary of State, and whose Oaths of Allegiance have been registered in the Home Office during the month of April 1948. The date shown on each occasi...
by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:25 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6692
Views: 981767

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GLASGOW HERALD
18 MAY 1901

DEATH

SHEARER: At 214 Glasgow Street, Ardrossan, on the 17th instant, Alexander Shearer, aged 41 years.
by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:24 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2417
Views: 469597

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 18 MAY 1876 THE THAMES CONSERVATORS AT THE BRITISH DYNAMITE WORKS The Conservators of the Thames, at present in Scotland, paid a visit yesterday to the works of the company at Ardeer for the purpose of witnessing the process of manufacturing dynamite, and a series of experiments desig...
by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:22 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3545
Views: 564879

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GLASGOW HERALD
18 MAY 1872

SALTCOATS GRAIN AND MEAL MARKET

There was an average attendance at market on Thursday.

There were 75 bolls of wheat exposed, 45 of which sold at 26s. There were 20 bolls of oats exposed, which sold at 24s 6d. There were also 10 bolls of Indian corn exposed.
by Penny Tray
Tue May 18, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6692
Views: 981767

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GLASGOW HERALD
18 MAY 1870

VESSEL SPOKEN

FRANCIS, (brig), of Ardrossan, from Bristol to Cadiz, 14 days out, all well, April 20, in latitude 45 12N, longitude 37W.
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 8:02 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 162
Views: 17915

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Private William McSkimming, (21), was killed in action; son of Mr and Mrs McSkimming, 54 Canal Street, Saltcoats: -
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3545
Views: 564879

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

CASUALTY OF WAR
17 MAY 1915

Died on service, Private PETER VON, Service No. 7705, 2nd Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers – Theatre of war, France and Flanders – born at Glasgow; Enlisted at Glasgow; Resident of Saltcoats.
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2417
Views: 469597

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
17 MAY 1909

GOLF – ARDEER LADIES COMPETITION

Result: -
Miss M. Fleming (scratch) 73;
Miss Fleming (scratch) 78;
Mrs McKay (8) 79;
Miss Harvey (12) 81;
Miss Guthrie (10) 83;
Miss Brown (9) 84.
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3545
Views: 564879

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 17 MAY 1906 SALTCOATS LICENSING APPEAL COURT At the Appeal Court yesterday in the Town Hall, Saltcoats – ex-Provost Armour presiding – ROBERT AIRD, who holds a certificate for a public house in Canal Street, appealed against an order of the Licensing Court requiring that he should clo...
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6692
Views: 981767

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GLASGOW HERALD
17 MAY 1905

DEATH

STEWART: At Glasgow, on the 16th instant, Captain Alexander G. Stewart (Allan Line), aged 51 years, eldest son of Captain James Stewart, Ardrossan. Funeral from Maryland, Caledonia Road, Ardrossan, on Thursday 18th current, to Ardrossan Cemetery.
by Penny Tray
Mon May 17, 2021 7:57 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6692
Views: 981767

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GLASGOW HERALD
17 MAY 1904

PORT PARAGRAPH

Messrs Renfrew Brothers, engineers, Irvine, are to repair the Irvine Harbour dredger and tug-boat.

After dredging 10,500 tons from the river at Irvine last month, the dredger is now lying at the Black Wharf, Ardrossan.