Tag: domestic training

Janet Fulton Frame

Blantyre couple Peter Frame (a coalminer) married his sweetheart Jane Storrie on the 14th March 1889. The couple moved to tenements at Braehead, Hunthill Road, which was located beside the entrance to Milheugh Estate. They had seven children in their family, and it was their 4th Janet Fulton Frame that is the subject primarily in […]

Auchinraith House, the Final years

Blantyre Project has previously researched Auchinraith House from it’s construction in 1809 through to it’s demolition. However, today I’ve been given some great photos from Alex Rochead showing it’s use in the final years. A quick recap first, Auchinraith House stood just off Whistleberry Road and was previously a more modest home in the 1700s […]