Battrum’s Guide and Directory 1875

Dear blog reader, this week a name-rich source for any of you with ancestors from Shandon. Note some slightly different spellings which are exactly as they appeared in the directory. BATTRUM’S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY TO HELENSBURGH AND NEIGHBOURHOOD 1875 SHANDON INCLUDING BLAIRVADDICK AND FASLANE ESTATES Five miles from Helensburgh West. Omnibus leaves Helensburgh at 5pmContinue reading “Battrum’s Guide and Directory 1875”

Death of Edinburgh Banker at Shandon

THE SCOTSMAN 22ND FEBRUARY 1905 DEATH OF AN EDINBURGH BANKER The death is announced at Shandon of Mr Alexander Duncan, agent of the National Bank of Scotland (Limited), High Street, Edinburgh. The deceased, who had been in indifferent health for some time, went to Shandon a little over a week ago, and had, it wasContinue reading “Death of Edinburgh Banker at Shandon”