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Auchentibber Memoirs Part 2

  Continuing a look at the written memoirs and research by Flora Dickson Potter of Auchentibber. Sadly now deceased, she wrote this written account, a copy of which has now found its way to Blantyre Project. “Continued notes on ‘The Place‘ – Auchentibber was part of the Barony of Blantyre , possessed by Lord Blantyre, […]


  Limestone – of a quality well adapted for building, and for agricultural purposes, was wrought in the southern part of the parish extensively especially during the 1800’s. Limestone (and Ironstone) was mined in Auchentibber from the early 1700’s to the early 1900’s. Messrs Colin Dunlop and Company were one of the most predominant companies […]