Jul 24, 2015
Napoleonic War and Lanark
In the year 1815 Scotland was playing post to a considerable number of French prisoners of war.
Lanark & Biggar were two places where French prisoners ended up. Some of these ended up in a fair degree of luxury. These were the officers and some of them were lodged in the Clydesdale Inn – then known as the Clydesdale hotel.
The Archaeological Society did find one relic of...
Jul 2, 2015
“VICTORY AT LAST” – that’s the following post taken from the Lanark & Carluke Advertiser 2nd July 2015
The following post is taken from The Times article on the proposed extension of Hyndford quarry in Lanark. THE TIMES Thursday February 21st…
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