Tag: donations

Donations for Stonefield Parish Church

From the Glasgow Herald, Friday March 1st 1878, page 9, there’s a letter telling of the need for people to donate subscriptions towards the cost of the Stonefield Parish Church Construction on Glasgow Road, at the corner of Church Street. “NEW CHURCH AT STONEFIELD, BLANTYRE. Manse of Blantyre, 28th February, 1878. SIR,— Will you kindly insert […]

Donations & Dogs

  On 4th October 1860, James Clark of Crossbasket, High Blantyre was one of the subscribers donating heavily to the construction of the Wallace Monument in Stirling. The Stirling Observer Newspaper thanked everybody who subscribed. The National Wallace Monument (generally known as the Wallace Monument) is a tower standing on the summit of Abbey Craig […]