is a thing. Go figure!
I was poking around Pinterest and came across a 2016 Marketing Planning Guide. Well, that’s two years old, dates are off a bit. 644 more words
Have you ever wondered how the Chocolate Chip Cookie was made?
Not only is the chocolate chip cookie is one of the greatest baking creations ever, but did you know it was created by accident? 233 more words
Our suggestion that there was a stable or small field opposite the Toll House on Glasgow Road is an interesting one and needed further investigation. At a time before any elderly recollections and not previously written about, this book explores these old 19th Century group of buildings, which during the 1850’s were the only buildings on the south side of Glasgow Road between Stonefield Farm and Stonefield Road! 249 more words
From the start of the Council houses, directly opposite the public park entrance was the lower end of the “Toll Brae”. This was a local name from the 19th Century for a short part of Glasgow Road for about hundred yards before the old Blantyre Cotton Works Toll Point (not to be confused with Monteith’s Cotton mills). 316 more words
If some half-salted idiot starts nattering crackbrained nonsense like the toll-houses or dribbling about the latest “guru” elder, don’t get suckered into a pointless argument. 151 more words