Gallery of Postcards

   

Old School House, Roberton This is a view of the Old Schoolhouse, Roberton. I knew the people who lived there in 1970 - 1990`s. Their names were Rex and Isobel King. Rex worked alongside me at Biggar ......more

   

The following Lanimer material, I have been sent from Trish Rucklidge several months ago but have not had time to put on the site. First up is a picture of a Councillor who was a Lord Cornet. I do not ......more

   

Lanimer Float Presume this is a picture of the Lanimer Procession in the late 50`s early 60`s. Interesting to see all the old buildings such as Coias and the Bank of Scotland.

   

Lanimer Queen Avril Cunningham This is a picture of Avril Cunningham who was Lanimer Queen in 1970. She went to New Lanark School. She was crowned by Mrs Margaret Mould and the Lord Cornet that year ......more

   

Lanimer float I presume this is a float of a Lanimer procession in the late 50`s early 60`s. It shows a cousin of Trish Rucklidge. She was Elspeth Paterson (later Kemp). She is in the white outfit.

   

Lanimer Queen and Lanimer Queen and Maids 1961 This is a card of 1961 of the Lanimer Queen and her maids of honour. The Queen was Janette Hall. She came from Lanark Grammar School and was crowned by ......more

   

Lanimer Court These are a couple of photos of the Lanimer Court of either Janina McLintock or Elizabeth Frood in 1960. I am not sure, please could somebody tell me?

   

Lanimer Court These are a couple of photos of the Lanimer Court of either Janina McLintock or Elizabeth Frood in 1960. I am not sure, please could somebody tell me?

   

Lanimer Queen Elizabeth V. 1960 This is a picture of Elizabeth Frood who was Lanimer Queen in 1960. This was the time that the Lord Cornet was Tom Tennant. She was crowned by Bailie Mrs Janet Thom.

   

One of the most important Archaeological discoveries in the history of Clydesdale was made by Martain Brown who handed some pottery to myself. It looked like Iron Age pottery to me as I did not envision ......more

   

Shieldhill Most of Shieldhill on the exterior dates to the 1820 renovation of the main building and the part at the back dates to 1860.

   

Doorway - Shieldhill This is a composition created post 1820. The square door beneath the carving is 17th century. The door itself is 17th century. It actually has a rasp - a ring that is drawn down ......more

   

Fireplace - Shieldhill This is a lovely fireplace with a collection of Delft tiles. They are a mixture of 17th and early 18th century tiles.

   

Fireplace - Shieldhill This is a lovely fireplace with a collection of Delft tiles. They are a mixture of 17th and early 18th century tiles.

   

Fireplace - Shieldhill This is a lovely fireplace with a collection of Delft tiles. They are a mixture of 17th and early 18th century tiles.

   

Dutch Tiles - Shieldhill These are some of the fine Delft tiles from the fireplace with tiles. They were not originally for this fireplace.


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