Hay Cart on Fire

EAST OF FIFE RECORD, SEPTEMBER 7, 1906 HAY CART ON FIRE Excitement was occasioned near Cairneyhill on Saturday by a cart of hay gong on fire. A cart belonging to Mr Charles Beveridge, farmer, was proceeding along the highway, and when near to Cairneyhill the hay was observed to be on fire. Before the flamesContinue reading “Hay Cart on Fire”

Home burned to ground

Dundee Courier 16 June 1931 A Cairneyhill family of eight were rendered homeless and lost almost all of their belongings in a fire yesterday afternoon. Mr George Johnston was engaged in tar-painting operations at his dwelling-house on a small holding by Bankhead, when the interior of the house was observed to be in flames. HeContinue reading “Home burned to ground”