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by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:51 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
22 FEBRUARY 1913

MARRIAGE - BECKET AND LAIDLAW

At Glasgow, on the 20th instant, William Reid Becket, Saltcoats, to Jenny, daughter of George Laidlaw, Ardrossan.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:51 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 7975
Views: 1416084

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GLASGOW HERALD 22 FEBRUARY 1893 STABBING A SEAMAN Yesterday before Sheriff Orr Paterson, Thomas Orr, twenty-one years of age, having no fixed residence, was charged with having on 3rd February, on board the steamer GORILLA of Glasgow, while on her passage from Belfast to Ardrossan, assaulted Daniel ...
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:50 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
22 FEBRUARY 1869

FOR SALE OR CHARTER

The paddle-steamer EARL OF ARRAN, lately plying between Ardrossan and Arran, 90 tons register, 80 horse-power nominal. In first rate order.

Apply to John Emslie, Ardrossan, or to John Wilkie, 33 Renfield Street, Glasgow.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:50 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
22 FEBRUARY 1913

MARRIAGE – BECKET and LAIDLAW

At Glasgow, on the 20th instant, William Reid Becket, Saltcoats, to Jenny, daughter of George Laidlaw, Ardrossan.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:50 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
22 FEBRUARY 1910

BIRTH - HOWIE

At Baligarve, Argyle Road, Saltcoats, on 20th instant, the wife of James E. Howie, Inspector of Poor; a son.
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:49 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 22 FEBRUARY 1909 PRESENTATION TO SERGEANT JAMES LYLE At Saltcoats on Friday evening a representative gathering of townspeople presented Sergeant James Lyle of the Ayrshire Constabulary, who had been stationed at Saltcoats for nearly 14 years, with a solid silver inkstand and purse of ...
by Penny Tray
Thu Feb 22, 2024 8:49 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
22 FEBRUARY 1896

DETONATORS EXPLODE

Two boys were injured at Stevenston yesterday by the explosion of a couple of dynamite detonators.

It was found necessary to remove one of the lads to Glasgow Western Infirmary for treatment.
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 21, 2024 8:23 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 21 FEBRUARY 1913 ANOTHER ARDROSSAN STRIKE The labourers employed by Ardrossan Shipbuilding Company Limited came out on strike yesterday morning. They demand an increase of 1d per hour. Their present rate of pay is 5d an hour, a figure which the shipyard officials say is higher than th...
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 21, 2024 8:23 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
21 FEBRUARY 1963

DEATH – CUNNINGHAM

At 44 James Street, Dalry, Ayrshire, on 20th February, 1963, Mary (retired infant mistress, Kyleshill School, Saltcoats), youngest daughter of the late William Cunningham, blacksmith, Dalry.
by Penny Tray
Wed Feb 21, 2024 8:22 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2962
Views: 674323

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GLASGOW HERALD 21 FEBRUARY 1962 OFFICES TO BECOME HOTEL AGAIN? The conversion of an eight-storey office building of Imperial Chemical Industries Limited – formerly the Beresford Hotel – in Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, into a hotel again is proposed by Glencraig Investments Limited, a Glasgow develop...
by Penny Tray
Tue Feb 20, 2024 8:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Views: 1416084

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GLASGOW HERALD 20 FEBRUARY 1912 ARDROSSAN DOCKS ACTIVITY The docks at Ardrossan continue to be very busy. Since the New Year the export of coal has increased steadily, while the imports of iron ore and limestone are much heavier than at the corresponding period of last year. SLEEPERS CONSIGNED TO CA...
by Penny Tray
Tue Feb 20, 2024 8:28 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Saltcoats - On This Day In History
Replies: 4304
Views: 867391

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GLASGOW HERALD
20 FEBRUARY 1914

DEATH - TORRANCE

At Trinidad, Melbourne Terrace, Saltcoats, on the 18th February, Elizabeth Rodger, widow of Charles Torrance, shipmaster.