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by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:25 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 196
Views: 21497

Re: World War I Gallery

Private Robert Ramsay was killed in action; son of Alexander and Jessica Ramsay, Shore Road Stevenston. Mr and Mrs Ramsay earlier lost another son, James, in action: -
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6800
Views: 1020655

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 18 JUNE 1940 LARGS WOMAN SENT TO PRISON MARGARET McNEIL or BURNS or MATHIESON, (37), Mervue, 11 Crawford Street, Largs, was sentenced to 21 days’ imprisonment at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court yesterday, when she pleaded guilty to defrauding 19 persons in Saltcoats and Ardrossan of sums amo...
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:23 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6800
Views: 1020655

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 18 JUNE 1937 HOLIDAY CAMPS FOR CHILDREN A larger number than usual of Glasgow’s poorer children will be given a fortnight’s camping holiday this summer under the scheme of the Necessitous Children’s Holiday Camp Fund. Almost 7000 are to be selected for accommodation in the holiday qua...
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:23 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3614
Views: 587021

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 18 JUNE 1895 WIFE ASSAULT At Kilmarnock Sheriff Court yesterday PETER McGINTY, labourer, Chapelwell Street, Saltcoats, pleaded guilty to having on the 15th instant, assaulted his wife, Margaret Murray or McGinty, by seizing her by the hair of the head, dragging her about, and striking...
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:19 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 587021

Re: Saltcoats - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
18 JUNE 1878

BIRTH

CAMPBELL: At the City of Glasgow Bank, Saltcoats, on the 17th instant, the wife of James Campbell, writer; a daughter.
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:18 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 587021

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GLASGOW HERALD
18 JUNE 1872

BIRTH

At Dockhead Street, Saltcoats, on the 15th instant, Mrs Thomas Orr; a son.
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2464
Views: 487391

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 18 JUNE 1881 STEVENSTON – PIT ACCIDENT A lad, about 12 years, named GOURLAY, residing with his parent in Saltcoats, was seriously injured on Thursday by an accident at No. 5 Pit, Auchenharvie Colliery, belonging to Messrs Merry & Cuninghame. Gourlay and another boy named KEAN were...
by Penny Tray
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:03 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2464
Views: 487391

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
18 JUNE 1877

DEATH

At The Manse, Stevenston, Ayrshire, on the 16th instant, Jane Ann Elizabeth Burnett, wife of the Rev. James Cruikshank.
by Penny Tray
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Threetowners' Photo Album
Topic: World War I Gallery
Replies: 196
Views: 21497

Re: World War I Gallery

Stoker George Ramsay, (36), was lost at sea when HMS NEWMARKET was torpedoed; husband of Grace Marshall McMillan, and father of five, Harbour Place, Ardrossan: -
by Penny Tray
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:09 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6800
Views: 1020655

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 17 JUNE 1889 ARDROSSAN NEW PARISH CHURCH The new organ in this church was inaugurated on Friday night. The attendance was large, and the concert thoroughly enjoyed. The church was re-opened for public worship yesterday. Two memorial windows under the side galleries are the gift of Mr ...
by Penny Tray
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:08 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6800
Views: 1020655

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 17 JUNE 1881 SALE OF VESSEL – ARDROSSAN The barquentine or brigantine FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE, of Irvine, which was recently the subject of an action in the Court of Session, was sold by auction yesterday under a warrant from that Court. The sale, which was well attended, was conducted b...
by Penny Tray
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:08 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6800
Views: 1020655

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
17 JUNE 1879

BOWLING
ARDROSSAN v. ARDEER


On Saturday afternoon five rinks from each of these clubs met on Ardrossan green for a friendly game of 25 ends, which was greatly enjoyed by the players, the weather being fine.

The following were the scores: -

Ardrossan, 107; Ardeer, 127.