Man Assaults Brother-in-Law

DUNDEE EVENING TELEGRAPH THURSDAY 25 APRIL 1940 MAN ASSAULTS BROTHER-IN-LAW A fine of 30s was imposed on Norman McDonald, nurseryman, Pentland View, Cairneyhill, at Dunfermline Sheriff Court today when he was charged with assaulting his brother-in-law. He pleaded not guilty that on April 13, within the grounds of Cairneyhill Nurseries, occupied by James McDonald, heContinue reading “Man Assaults Brother-in-Law”

Flower nursery pioneer dead

DUNDEE COURIER 31 MARCH 1941 FLOWER NURSERY PIONEER DEAD A prominent Scottish nurseryman and seedsman, Mr James McDonald, Cairneyhill Nurseries, near Dunfermline, died at his home on Saturday. He was 68. A native of Glasgow, he was a pioneer of the nursery business. In 1888 he went to Cairneyhill and began gardening with his grandfather.Continue reading “Flower nursery pioneer dead”