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Closure of Local Railway lines

This excellent diagram not only indicates the route of local historical railway lines, (including how the railway ran from Bothwell over the Craighead Viaduct then along to Burnbank to Peacock station), but it also gives exact dates of closure for each various line. 83 more words

Blantyre Events

Ice Fatality on River Clyde

Winter 1927 claimed the life of a young Blantyre deaf man, named John Cook. John, who resided at 51 Glasgow Road, Blantyre was accidentally drowned in the River Clyde directly opposite the East Lodge of Craighead House. 181 more words

Blantyre People

1932 Blantyre Celtic Letterhead

This is an example of the headed notepaper of Blantyre Celtic Football Club. Dated 1932, detailing the office-bearers (match-secretary, president and treasurer) and the ground, Craighead Park. 24 more words

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