Cairneyhill Valuation Roll 1895

Dear blog reader Welcome to the fifth part in a series, a list of the people, with occupation where known, who were connected with Cairneyhill in 1895. In 1895, there were 106 people listed with 9 occupations comprising 5 weavers, 1 Church minister, 1 blacksmith and 2 joiners. This compares with 98 people listed inContinue reading “Cairneyhill Valuation Roll 1895”

Fire at Cook’s Buildings

DUNDEE COURIER SATURDAY 15TH DECEMBER 1928 DUNFERMLINE MAN’S PREDICAMENT BEDCLOTHES ON FIRE An alarming outbreak of fire took place last night at Dunfermline, a man being badly burned through his bed becoming alight. The scene of the fire was Cook’s Buildings, Cairneyhill, and the man concerned was James Marshall, a painter, who resided in oneContinue reading “Fire at Cook’s Buildings”