Tag: 1877 explosion

1900 Insight into Human heart

An interesting story about a Blantyre family taken from “The History of the Livingstone Memorial Church dated 1877-1927 by Rev Thos. A. Hugh, M.A” and I quote: “Mr. and Mrs George MacLachlan,  for many years members of this congregation, had three sons killed in the 1877 Blantyre Explosion.  Twenty three years later in 1900, they […]