Jerviswood 3 These are some photos of Jerviswood House which was built in the 1630`s by the Livingstoun family. The Baillie family took over this house about the 1640`s. Much of the history of this ......more
Jerviswood 2 These are some photos of Jerviswood House which was built in the 1630`s by the Livingstoun family. The Baillie family took over this house about the 1640`s. Much of the history of this ......more
Well at Clydesdale Hotel This is a picture of a well discovered in the parking area behind the Clydesdale Inn. This was how the citizens got their water. Where William Lithgow lived in the Wellgate, there was the well of Our Lady near La Vigna.
Hyndford House Photo2 Lanark is fortunate in that it has many interesting old houses but these are not easy to see. Hyndford House which is traditionally associated with the Carmichaels has a history ......more
Hyndford House Lanark is fortunate in that it has many interesting old houses but these are not easy to see. Hyndford House which is traditionally associated with the Carmichaels has a history going ......more
Greenhill, Biggar This house was moved to Biggar from Greenhill. It is a good example of an early to mid 17th century building. This house was originally situated at Greenhill Farm near Wiston. It ......more
Wide Close, Lanark Lugless Will would have definitely walked through the Wide Close which was built c.1560/70. The Archaeological Society did some investigations inside it and found a complete 17th ......more
This is an old picture of Lanark about 1870. It shows a crow stepped gabled house next to the Clydesdale Inn. This sort of house shows how the Union of the Crowns led to increased prosperity for Scotland. ......more
Taj Mahal This picture of the Taj Mahal and surrounding areas was taken in 2013. This area has altered a great deal. The purpose of this photo is to show the house behind the Taj Mahal. This is the ......more
Comment by Clydesdales Heritage: Roman Army on the March This is an artists impression of the Roman Army on the march in 1st century A.D. Comment by Duncan Clark: I’ll tell you one thing though! ......more
This weeks presentation is about William Lithgow - Scotland`s greatest traveller of the early 17th century. He covered 18,000 miles on foot. The story of William Lithgow It was a good friend of mine ......more
Trajan`s Column This is a picture taken of Trajan`s Column. Trajan is shown addressing his troops. The picture is valuable as it shows him addressing a group of soldiers. It gives a good idea how Roman soldiers were dressed c.100-110 A.D.
Marcus Aurelius Statue This is a statue to Marcus Aurelius 161-80 A.D. Emperor of Rome. It is the only Roman bronze statue to have survived in Rome. It is amazing that so much of the gilding has survived. ......more
Marcus Aurelius This is a picture from the column of Marcus Aurelius in Rome. It shows the Roman Army campaigning along the Danube. The Romans spent much time on this frontier. Marcus Aurelius spent ......more
Roman Army on the March (2) This picture is courtesy of Peter Connelly. It shows the Tubicen and a legionnaire. The Tubicen was the man with the horn. The legionary is typical of the 1st century A.D. ......more