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by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardeer Square, Stevenston
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Ardeer Square, Stevenston

Stivis, I struggled with the concept of a seven year old repeatedly walking from Stevenston to Glasgow, and even the prospect of him being able to open an account for himself in a local shop with the object of appropriating his guardian's money; but that apart the custodial sentences dished out to c...
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardeer Square, Stevenston
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Ardeer Square, Stevenston

Maybe you missed this question PT? Ok, as an Ardrossanite, I need to ask - where is Ardeer Square in Stevenston and why did you pick it as a separate topic PT? Sorry for my ignorance of Stevenston geography :oops: Meg, Gathering information together about Ardrossan, Saltcoats, and Stevenston over t...
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardeer Square, Stevenston
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Ardeer Square, Stevenston

Meg,

I did miss your question which I'll come back to when I have a moment. In the meantime the following information is from elsewhere on Threetowners: -

https://www.threetowners.com/stevenston ... er-square/
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: Threetowners' Lounge
Topic: Ardeer Square, Stevenston
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Ardeer Square, Stevenston

GLASGOW HERALD 22 JUNE 1891 MAN DROWNED About half past ten on Saturday night a man named ROBERT BENNETT, iron-moulder, was proceeding with his wife, and another iron-moulder and his wife, along the seashore to his residence, Ardeer Square , Stevenston, and opposite the ropework, he took off his clo...
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6021
Views: 801856

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1878

GENERAL SHIPPING ITEM

Ardrossan, December 3 – The CATHERINE, sloop, of Ardrossan, laden with stones, which stranded on the Kintyre coast on 9 November, is a total wreck.
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6021
Views: 801856

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1877

DEATH

McCRIMMOND: Suddenly, at Harbour, Ardrossan, on the 3rd instant, aged 40 years, Elizabeth Gillies, wife of Malcolm McCrimmond.
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6021
Views: 801856

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 5 DECEMBER 1877 MARRIAGE MILLAR – MILLER: At Glenfoot, near Ardrossan, on the 4th instant, by the Rev. George G. Cameron, Free St. John’s, Glasgow, assisted by the Rev. John Meiklejohn, Kirkmuirhill, James Millar, Glasgow, to Agnes Broom, youngest daughter of the late John S. Miller, ...
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2234
Views: 379978

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1876

BIRTH

At Broom House, Stevenston, on the 1st instant, Mrs Stevenson; a son.
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2234
Views: 379978

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD 5 DECEMBER 1873 STEVENSTON FREE CHURCH The annual soiree and meeting of members and those connected with the Free Church was held on Wednesday evening – the Rev. J. Treadwell, minister of the congregation, presiding. Addresses were delivered by the chairman, by the Rev. Mr Macaulay of...
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
Replies: 2234
Views: 379978

Re: Stevenston - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1873

STRIKE OF MINERS AT STEVENSTON

The miners have struck work in consequence of an alleged grievance as to weighing the coals at the bank.
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6021
Views: 801856

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1871

VESSEL SPOKEN

ANDREW LOVITT, from Ardrossan for Philadelphia, November 17, in latitude 41 40, longitude 65 24.
by Penny Tray
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
Replies: 6021
Views: 801856

Re: Ardrossan - On This Day In History

GLASGOW HERALD
5 DECEMBER 1871

TRADE REPORT

The following were the shipments of pig iron at Ardrossan Harbour during the week ending December 2: –

Coastwise, 2062 tons; Foreign, 540 tons; Total, 2602 tons.