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Girl Falls 100 feet to her death

On Monday 2nd September 1935, a 23 year old woman was crossing the Craighead viaduct, when she lost her footing and fell the full 100 feet down into the river Clyde below. 320 more words

Blantyre Events

2015 End of Craighead Viaduct Central Pillar

Kenneth Pierce of Blantyre recently brought something to my attention. It would appear during the March 2015 rain and snow, the Central pier of Craighead Viaduct suffered a catastrophic collapse. 313 more words

Blantyre News

2001 Craighead Retreat Fire

The property called “Craighead Retreat” owned by the Jesuit Fathers was struck by fire at around 9pm on Sunday 18th February 2001. Craighead Retreat sat just off Whistleberry Road. 119 more words

Blantyre Buildings

Deserving of the Win but Taking a Loss

The Caps simply deserved a better fate today.  It was a complete effort, not unlike what we saw Friday night just that the outcome wasn’t what it probably should have been.   552 more words

Zentner's Shutout a Sweep Response

There are some nights when a goalie just has that extra gear and tonight Matt Zentner sure had it.  The 19 year-old made 29 saves for his 12th win of the season and first BCHL shutout.   531 more words

Bulldogs Deal Death Blow

It was most likely to come, but it doesn’t make it any easier when it happens.  Like a death in the family, so comes the end of the road for the Caps this season, officially eliminated from the BCHL playoffs. 577 more words

Gutsy Third Brings Big Win

After two periods it looked like another tightly fought affair was going to continue through to a close yet exciting finish.  Well that was mostly true although the end turned out much differently than we would’ve expected. 727 more words