McGuiness – Cunningham Wedding, 1972

42761228_260221431297096_6596211426031828992_nCaroline Cunningham Hy kindly messaged me these great photos from 1972. This was the wedding of her parents, both from Blantyre.


On 23rd December 1972, Miss Mary Mcguinness of Kirkton Ave married Hugh Cunningham of Wheatland Ave, Blantyre. The couple married at StCuthberts in Burnbank. How amazing all the fashions and haircuts were, especially the men!

From left to right Margaret Kelly, James Cunningham, Mary Cunningham, Hugh Cunningham, Mary Cunninngham (mcguinness) , Philip McGuinness, Catherine McGuinness, James McClusky, Margaret Mcguinness. flower girls Phillis Rooney and Marie Rooney.


Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said:

Caroline Cunningham-HyMarie Rooney you two were so cute
Moira Collins and so recognisable! Neither have changed a bit. Caroline you are so like your mother, as is Catherine! . And Jamie is Defs a Mcguinness. Fabulous photos
Margaret Slaven Mc Sorley James and John mguiness.great guys. God bless them

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