Translate this page: EnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussianSpanish
Currently Browsing: Type

Slide Shows

Lots of interesting information inthse.. Click link below: SLIDE SHOWS AS PDF read more

William Wallace Booklet

Click to view entire booklet on-line as PDF or download for a Kindle:  William-Wallace-in-Lanark – PDF William-Wallace-in-Lanark – Mobi Android users can get a free Kindle app for their phone... read more

Graham Munro

A fascinating life story.. Click on link below to hear more… :     read more

Napoleonic War and Lanark

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... read more

War Memories of Lieut. Col. Robert Blair

MY EXPERIENCES IN THE 1914 -1918 WAR By ROBERT BLAIR Lieut. Col. 1/7th Cameronians (S.R.) Croix de Guerre On 4th August 1914 I was at Troon having a round of golf and on returning to the house received a wire to “mobilise”. I came up to Glasgow on 5th August, got to my house and packed what kit I had and then reported to my Headquarters at Coplaw Street. Being the senior subultern of the battalion, I... read more

« Previous Articles · · ·