Hunthill

Hunthill is a hamlet on the western fringes of Blantyre

History of Hunthill, High Blantyre

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1557
Blantyre Tower – and fortalice x1
1762

Old Mains Place – Medieval Roots of this old house x3 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1833
Silver Teapot – from Old Place x1
1849
Old Place to Let – Advert letting out the old house x2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1859
Archer’s Croft, High Blantyre – Lands on corner of Hunthill Rdx2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1860
Apprentice Mason – made example of x1
1875
High Blantyre School – detailed history x33
1904
Hunthill – postcard scene  x1
1905
Horse at Hunthill – photo x1
1915
Millardale – postmistress WW1 x2
1922
Illegal Football – at Hunthill x1
1923
The Penalty King – Johnny Aitkenhead of Hunthill Road x1
1925
Hunthill Road Homes – mid to late 1920s x5
1928
Runaway Train – near Broompark Farm x2
1929
Bus collides – with cart x1
1939
Construction of the steel homes – Watson Street x1
1950
Young & Son Coal Delivery – at Calderview x1
1955
Bus at Hunthill Road – at Stonefield Crescent x1
1962
Hunthill Road – Railway bridge removal x1
Hunthill Road – more removal of the railway bridge x1
Hunthill Road – from the railway embankment x1
1965
Robert Thomsons Shop – Hunthill Road x1
Willie Thomson – at the shop x1
1968
Fulston’s Ceiling Collapse – ceiling caves in x1
1978
Pigeons relocated – Hunthill Lane x1
1979
Greenway – Lane Repairs x1
1980
Hunthill Road – looking north x1

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