Tag: french

Bungalow – 313 Glasgow Road, Blantyre

Bungalow (Eastern) Constructed: 1950’s Other Names: Unknown Constructor: Unknown Original Address: 313 Glasgow Road House Type: Bungalow Current Address: 313 Glasgow Road    Brief Summary: This plot of land was previously not built upon until the middle of the 20th Century. Originally farm-fields of Wheatlandhead Farm, the plot is adjacent to a council owned lane […]

1916 Military Presentation at Auchentibber

The Hamilton Advertiser reported when wounded WW1 soldiers were brought to Auchentibber and entertained, with local business owners presenting them with gifts and honours for their bravery. The report on Saturday 2nd September 1916 told: “The military age portion of the village Auchentibber have done nobly in this war, as witness the Roll of Honour which […]

Blantyre Sneddon , a royal lineage

From time to time, i lend my time to assisting people with ancestry and finding where they originated from. One such enquiry for assistance came from John Sutton, who on New Years Day 2014 wrote to me with the following message. “Hi. I’m trying to trace my grandfathers family. He was John Sneddon b1900. Blantyre. […]