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Auchentibber Memoirs 3

Continuing a look at former Auchentibber resident Flora Dickson Potter’s Memoirs and research of the area. Kindly shared here by Janet Cochrane. In Flora’s words and continued from previous parts 1 and 2: “By the 1870’s coal mining and stone quarrying were the chief occupations of the Auchentibber men. Miners worked at the Blantyre Collieries […]

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, […]