Gallery of Postcards

   

This is a view of Carnwath House which was taken in May 1928. It was demolished in 1970. The oldest part which was possibly a tower was constructed in the Sommerville era to be followed by major alterations ......more

   

This is a distant view of the original Club House at Carnwath.

   

The final picture of Carnwath Golf Course is of the original nine hole course. Note the golf course did not include the land near Carnwath House.

   

This is a view of Carnwath Public School which took all pupils up to the age of 14 before becoming a Primary School. It was built in 1814 with the classrooms om the ground floor originally and the head ......more

   

This is a pre World War II school photograph of the older pupils. It was taken in 1939 by a company called Scholastic Souvenirs of Blackpool. Can anybody name any of the pupils in this photograph?

   

This picture includes Cornet Walter Elliot Lockhart from 1919. He has the distinction of being the only M.P. to have been chosen as Cornet.

   

This is a picture of members of the Annan family who were Town Clerks of Lanark. There is no other family that served Lanark in this way.

   

This is a view of the Lanimer Procession in 1905. In the background can be seen the chimney of the Tannery. This picture has fantastic detail of the procession. Probably taken from the Co-op building now Oxfam.

   

This photograph was taken by the firm Rogers & Co photographers of the Lanimers in 1906. This card was then posted to John Wardrop of Shellburn in Sullivan County, Indiana.

   

This is a photo of girls in bonnets along with young boys dressed up as Cameronians. The date is 1956 and the Cameronians were in the Winston Barracks at this time. However they were often abroad particularly at Minden in Germany.

   

   

Here is a post war float showing Miss Universe on Martin`s lorry. Any information on Martin`s lorry or the date. I think the date is c.1950. The boy with the bow tie & cigar is I imagine Winston Churchill but how does he tie up with Miss Universe!!

   

This is an interesting comment on football of the 1930`s. It was in 1932 that the first World Cup took place, which was won by Uruguay. In those days long socks were the order of the day plus heavy leather ......more

   

Late 20`s early 1930`s picture taken in St Leonard`s Street. Anybody information on this card.

   

This is a picture of the Flags of the Homeland. Great emphasis on Naval Flags. Suggested date 1919/1920. A tribute to those who fought. The information on the back of the card refers to Madge who is holding ......more

   

This is a float showing the Brownies. Possible date late 1920`s/early 1930`s. Photographed at St Leonard`s Street. Photographer unknown.


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