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A new weekly series of Articles
Subjects to include History, People, Castles, Icons, Antiquities etc.
Newspaper articles from the past, plus snippets of interest.
One of 3 Fairs held in Olden Times.
Was a big day oot for the folk.
The BBC's Hut Man who pioneered
The Founding of Castle Semple
Published in 1865
A Bitesize account of their
Reign at Castle Semple.
Lairdside hill on the maps but known
locally as Cockmylane.
The tragic death of Mary Caldwell
A small debt action against him
Some interesting facts - written in 1902
Plus children's hours restricted in Mills 1819
The village and Education - written in 1902
Plus news about the Angling Club
Footnote: In the articles that are edited from the British Newspaper Archive we have tried to keep the spelling and grammar etc. as published in the newspaper
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