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by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 153
Views: 17239

Re: World War I Gallery

Guardsman Daniel McGill died on service, husband of Charlotte Innes McGill, Herald Street, Ardrossan: -
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

CASUALTY OF WAR 9 MAY 1917 Died on Service, Trooper JAMES CAIRNS , (30), Household Cavalry – Theatre of war, France and Flanders – Son of Thomas and Helen Bryan Cairns; husband of Henriette McKie Cairns, and father of two daughters, 14 Raise Street, Saltcoats; and brother-in-law of Mrs John Cairns, ...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2397
Views: 466528

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
9 MAY 1915

Died on service, Private ROBERT HENRY McCALLUM, (27), Service No. 8774, 1st Battalion Royal Irish Rifles – Theatre of war, France and Flanders – born at Belfast; enlisted at Stevenston; son of Andrew and Sarah McCallum, 26 Cuba Street, Belfast.
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
9 MAY 1915

Died on service, Rifleman JOHN DONALD, Service No. S/5251, 1st Battalion Seaforth Highlanders – Theatre of war, France and Flanders – born at Saltcoats; enlisted at Barrhead.
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2397
Views: 466528

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
9 MAY 1907

STEVENSTON PARISH COUNCIL

Stevenston Parish Council have decided not to support Kilwinning Parish Council in an action to interdict the Cunninghame Combination Poorhouse Committee from appointing a medical governor to that institution.
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1905 MUNICIPAL MEETING – SALTCOATS Provost Blakely presided. A letter was read from Mr Whyte, who was elected a member of the Town Council last month, declining to accept office. On the motion of Mr Bogle, Mr Alexander S. Miller was elected to fill the vacancy. A petition was re...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1903 BOATING FATALITY At eight o’clock last night Irvine Harbour was the scene of an accident which resulted in the drowning of a man named JOHN PLLU, bogey-runner in the employment of Nobel’s Explosives Company. In the earlier part of the evening, along with three companions, h...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1902 NORTHERN DISTRICT COMMITTEE MEETING A stated meeting of the Northern District Committee was held yesterday in the Conservative Club Rooms, Kilwinning – Major Dalrymple Hay in the chair. The chairman reported on a meeting which had been held on 2nd May with regard to the ere...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6658
Views: 973895

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1900 THE LATE MR W. E. BARTLETT The funeral of the late Mr W. E. Bartlett, managing director of the North British Rubber Company, took place on Monday from Bridge of Allan to the Crematorium of the Western Necropolis, Glasgow. The obsequies were attended by a considerable number...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:29 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3521
Views: 560522

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1900 CALL TO A MINISTER At a meeting of the West U.P. Church, Saltcoats, on Monday night – Rev. W. McGilchrist, interim moderator, presiding – three candidates were proposed for the vacancy, in the pastorate of the church. The Rev. J. W. Purves, formerly assistant in Nicolson St...
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6658
Views: 973895

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 9 MAY 1851 TO COVER THIS SEASON The celebrated chestnut horse DOUGLAS, from Arran, will serve mares at Mr W. Caldwell’s Boydston, near Ardrossan, at one guinea per mare, and 2s 6d to the groom. He is an extraordinary fast trotter, and his breed is well known for their superior action.
by Penny Tray
Sun May 09, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6658
Views: 973895

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GREENOCK ADVERTISER
9 MAY 1848

MARRIAGE

George Main, Inverkip, to Mary, daughter of Francis Russell, Newton, at Ardrossan, on 8th May 1848 – second wife, first wife, Mary.