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by Penny Tray
Thu Aug 05, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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CASUALTY OF WAR
5 AUGUST 1916

Died on service, Gunner WILLIAM CRAIG NOLAN, Royal Field Artillery – Theatre of war, Turkey – son of William and Mary Nolan, latterly of 33 Paisley Street, Ardrossan.
by Penny Tray
Thu Aug 05, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 5 AUGUST 1875 ARDROSSAN CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY At the quarterly meeting of this society, on Tuesday evening – Mr George Reid presiding – a report was submitted, from which we gather that the cash drawings for goods amount to £1279 for the quarter just ended, being an increase of £327 on...
by Penny Tray
Thu Aug 05, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 5 AUGUST 1871 ARDROSSAN PAROCHIAL BOARD The half-yearly meeting was held in the Town Hall, Saltcoats, on Thursday – Mr Alexander Ingram presiding. The Chairman stated it was calculated that the Board would require to assess for the ensuing year so as to realise the great sum of £1900....
by Penny Tray
Thu Aug 05, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 5 AUGUST 1891 SALTCOATS - CHARGE OF ASSAULT BY STABBING Yesterday, at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court PATRICK McCOLL, Labourer, Vernon Street, Saltcoats, was charged with having, in Glencairn Street there, on the 30th July, assaulted George Kelly and Patrick Boyle, both labourers, and residi...
by Penny Tray
Thu Aug 05, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
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Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 5 AUGUST 1875 TRADE NEWS Trade has been very dull in Stevenston for some time – most of the pits connected with Ardeer ironworks having been stopped. The men who wrought in them have been put to great inconvenience, and many of them have had to leave the place and seek work in other q...
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
4 AUGUST 1879

TRADE REPORT

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

Coastwise, 760 tons; Foreign, 150 tons; Total, 910 tons.
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Views: 1059322

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GLASGOW HERALD 4 AUGUST 1877 ARDROSSAN PAROCHIAL BOARD The half-yearly meeting of this board was held in the Town Hall, Saltcoats, on Thursday evening – Mr James Fullerton presiding. On the motion of Mr Guthrie, seconded by Captain Young, Mr Fullerton was re-elected chairman; and in thanking the mem...
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:08 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
4 AUGUST 1876

DEATH

At Glenfoot, near Ardrossan, on the 3rd instant, John S. Miller, Esquire, of Springfield.
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:07 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 4 AUGUST 1875 THE VOLUNTEERS The local Ardrossan Volunteer Artillery Corps finished their annual shooting competition for the Ladies’ Prize, a handsome silver cup, on Monday evening, when the trophy fell to Sergeant C. Anderson, who tied on Saturday with Sergeant James McEwan. Sergean...
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:07 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Views: 1059322

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GLASGOW HERALD 4 AUGUST 1870 ARDROSSAN WEATHER During the early hours of yesterday the atmosphere in Ardrossan felt oppressively warm, and about 3 p.m. a very heavy thunderstorm was experienced, which continued for about 45 minutes. For about 15 minutes it was accompanied by a perfect deluge of rain...
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:05 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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Views: 607156

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GLASGOW HERALD
4 AUGUST 1877

SCOTCH BANKRUPT – SEQUESTRATION

ANDREW STIRRAT, grocer, in Saltcoats. Creditors to meet within the Eglinton Arms Hotel, Ardrossan, 11th August, at half past twelve o’clock.
by Penny Tray
Wed Aug 04, 2021 7:05 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 3736
Views: 607156

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GLASGOW HERALD
4 AUGUST 1875

DEATH

At Green Street, Saltcoats, on the 3rd instant, Jeanie, second daughter of Mr David Headrick, tailor.