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”

1950s Cairneyhill Business Ads

Fife Free Press 3rd April 1954 McDonalds Nurseries Limited Cairneyhill Nurseries, Dunfermline Specialist suppliers to 2000 customers of:All vegetable plantsBedding plantsChrysanthemumsDahliasTomato plants Any quantity Wholesale trade catered for Tel: Newmills 215 Dundee Courier 7 May 1955 Loudon Cox Autoparts, Cairneyhill, near Dunfermline Now dismantling the following: 1939-48 Wolseley 181937 Morris 121936 Austin 101939 Austin 121934Continue reading “1950s Cairneyhill Business Ads”