Tag: horse cart

James Marshall’s restored cart

I’ve recently been sent details of a few restoration projects in Blantyre. From Buildings and equipment to changing things back to the way they were. All very exciting and posts for another day, but this particular restoration caught my eye. Jim Cochrane shared these 2014 photos adding, “My Great Grandfather’s horse cart. (belonging to James […]

1910’s Bellsfield Farm Milk Deliveries

Dating from around the 1910’s, this previously unseen photo shows Blantyre milk deliveries taking place. Pictured is Alexander Craig and two milkmaids for his farm at Bellsfield, High Blantyre. The people stand holding milk jugs for delivering smaller quantities from the milk churns. The cart is clearly labelled although the exact location in unknown as […]