Gallery of Pictures

   

High Street, Lanark This is a nice pre World War I card. It is an unusual view of the High Street. Finally the reason for the dating of this card is the fact that it was printed in Saxony. After ......more

   

The Cross, Lanark This is a nice pre World War I view of St Nicholas. St Nicholas is first mentioned as a chapel in 1214, so that would date it back to the reign of William the Lion. During the excavations ......more

   

Lanark Motor show 1913 These pictures are from the Lanark Motor Gymkhana of August 9th 1913 held at Lanark Racecourse. The photos come from a publication on garages that served the first century of ......more

   

Tinto Garage These are photos of the Tinto Garage in the 1920`s. One interesting feature inside the front of the garage is the panelling.

   

Biggar Biggar is taking part this weekend in a virtual September Open Door Heritage Event. I have made a contribution to the event - a 25 minute talk on Medieval Biggar which is on You Tube and on our ......more

   

Commercial Vehicles built by W.H. Cox, Lanark These pictures relate to Clive Cox`s grandfather`s business. He was one of the founding fathers of motoring in Scotland. In the 1880`s he set up the Scottish ......more

   

Commercial Vehicles built by W.H. Cox, Lanark These pictures relate to Clive Cox`s grandfather`s business. He was one of the founding fathers of motoring in Scotland. In the 1880`s he set up the Scottish ......more

   

Commercial Vehicles built by W.H. Cox, Lanark These pictures relate to Clive Cox`s grandfather`s business. He was one of the founding fathers of motoring in Scotland. In the 1880`s he set up the Scottish ......more

   

Commercial Vehicles built by W.H. Cox, Lanark These pictures relate to Clive Cox`s grandfather`s business. He was one of the founding fathers of motoring in Scotland. In the 1880`s he set up the Scottish ......more

   

Commercial Vehicles built by W.H. Cox, Lanark These pictures relate to Clive Cox`s grandfather`s business. He was one of the founding fathers of motoring in Scotland. In the 1880`s he set up the Scottish ......more

   

Tinto Garage These are photos of the Tinto Garage in the 1920`s. One interesting feature inside the front of the garage is the panelling.

   

Lanark Motor show 1913 These pictures are from the Lanark Motor Gymkhana of August 9th 1913 held at Lanark Racecourse. The photos come from a publication on garages that served the first century of ......more

   

Medieval Market This is an artist`s impression of a typical Medieval Market. Lanark`s Market was held at the Tolbooth. Tol(l) is a tax and booth is a shop. The traders in Lanark were the only people ......more

   

Medieval Price List This illustration comes from a talk that I did about a coin hoard that was found at Bonnington several years back. The hoard which amounted to 3/6d in Medieval money is now in Lanark ......more

   

Windgate Bastle House Windgate Bastle dates back to the late 16th century. It is located near Cowgill reservoir near Coulter. Sheep farming was the principal income of the lairds of bastle houses (fortified ......more

   


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