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by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1907 MUNICIPAL MEETING – ARDROSSAN At Ardrossan Town Council last night Councillor Goodwin pointed out that the motor omnibuses belonging to the Glasgow & South-Western Company were doing a great deal of damage to the roads, and complained because the Council was not in a posi...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Views: 659515

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GLASGOW HERALD
9 APRIL 1902

DEATH

BROWNE: At 83 Eglinton Street, Ardrossan, on the 8th instant, Agnese Orr Jamieson, widow of George Browne, of Pollokshields, Glasgow.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
9 APRIL 1902

SHIPPING CASUALTY

The CLERMONT of Belfast (light) was picked up and towed into Ardrossan with tail end shaft broken.
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1901 WIFE ASSAULT At Ardrossan Police Court yesterday – before Provost Young and Bailie Smith – JOHN CAMPBELL, (37), carter, residing at 10 Barr Lane, Ardrossan, was charged with assaulting his wife. From the evidence it appeared that on Sunday afternoon he was intoxicated, an...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1901 COMMISSIONERS’ MEETING – ARDROSSAN The usual monthly meeting of Ardrossan Commissioners was held last night – Provost Young in the chair. There was a discussion regarding the green opposite South Crescent, Ardrossan. It was explained that the green belonged to the Earl of...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1886 THE ARDROSSAN GAS AND WATER COMPANY – OPPOSITION WITHDRAWN The consideration of this bill was commenced today (8 April) by a Select Committee of the House of Lords, consisting of Viscount Sidmouth (Chairman), Lord Ranfurly, Lord Kensington, Earl Wantage, and Lord Clifford...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1909 WAYSIDE SEATS DECLINED At a meeting of Stevenston Parish Council – Mr. George Sinclair presiding – the Clerk reported that the Literary and Debating Society had presented a number of seats to the town to be placed on the highways and other public places. The Northern Dist...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1902 IBROX PARK DISASTER Doctor McGregor, superintendent of the Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow, has kindly furnished us with the following list of persons whose condition is still regarded as serious, though it cannot be described as dangerous. It includes: - JOHN THOMSON, Fullar...
by Penny Tray
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Stevenston - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 9 APRIL 1900 ARDEER GOLF CLUB – SPRING MEETING There was a good turnout of members at a spring meeting on Saturday. The weather was fine and the course was in excellent trim. In addition to the usual club prizes there was special prize given by Captain McLeod. The first prize and the ...
by Penny Tray
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD 8 APRIL 1902 IBROX PARK DISASTER – FURTHER CASUALTIES Ardrossan: JAMES BRACKENRIDGE, 29 years of age, 16 Hill Street, Ardrossan, was badly bruised all over the body. His brother, who was beside him when the accident occurred, escaped by clinging to one of the iron railings. Brackenrid...
by Penny Tray
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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Views: 659515

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GLASGOW HERALD
8 APRIL 1909

COMMISSIONERS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Commissioners to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland include: -

Mr. Robert Barbour, Ardrossan.
by Penny Tray
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Three towns - this day in history
Topic: Ardrossan - On This Day In History
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GLASGOW HERALD
8 APRIL 1902

DEATH

GOODWIN: At 8 Arran Place, Ardrossan, on the 7th instant, Elizabeth Boyd, widow of David Goodwin, Ardrossan.