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Auchentibber Drowning – 1930

I’ve often written about historical drownings in the Clyde, so what a surprise it was to see a drowning, this time in Auchentibber, which I would have thought would have been the last place for a Blantyre resident to meet their end. Considerable excitement prevailed in Blantyre on Thursday 17th April 1930, when it became known that a […]

Thomas Denholm Greenhall Coach Driver

Marion Turner in Australia sent me these photos. She told me, “I have been following your page on FaceBook for some time and also your website as my late Mother Marion Denholm was born in High Blantyre in 1908.  Her birth certificate names Greenhall Lodge as her birthplace.  Her father Thomas Denholm was coachman to […]