We recently posted about the Ornamental Gardens at Auchentibber. You can read more here http://blantyreproject.com/2013/09/30/the-quoiting-green-gardens/ Blantyre man Alex Rochead recently provided these modern photos of the ruins that remain at Auchentibber. They’re a reminder that the gardens were once there and sadly not much to look at today.
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JB Struthers Italian Gardens
This photo seems to be doing the rounds, but the original is owned by my family, taken by my great grandather. It has 1919 scribbled in ink on the back. It says “Kite Green, Auchentibber” marked on the back which is surely a reference to the Quoiting Green which was nearby on Sydes Brae. The […]