Barnhill & Bardykes

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Barnhill & Bardykes are old Hamlets located on Blantyres West side next to the Calder

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1500’s
Bardykes House – Brief History of Bardykes Housex1
Bardykes House, Blantyre – A detailed history Part 2 x2
1598
Red Rose of Bardykes – Red rose payment from heritors x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
The Jackson Blessing – Jackson family motto  x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Origins of Barnhill – the hamlet x1
1743
Laird of Bardykes toast – Celebrating Bonnie Prince Charliex2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1744
The Barnhill Gray Baby – Abandoned baby at Barnhill x2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1745
Bonnie Prince Charlie’s Visits – Army story in Barnhillx2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1771
Shot to death at Barnhill  – Boys accident with gunx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1796
Wallace Blacksmiths – Barnhill x2
1810
Greencroft at Bardykes – History of Greencroft Housex3 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1816
Blantyre: Origins of Pathfoot – Detailed history at Pech Brae x8 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1822
Blantyre Weavers Cottages – Cottages at Bardykes Road x2
1825
Barnhill’s Templeton Centenary – 100 year celebration at smiddy x2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1834
Brown’s Nursery – Arthur Brown’s Nursery at Barnhillx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Brown’s Nursery – Extended article, new photos x3
1835
Blantyre Rennet – Blantyre own apple brandx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1840
Alexander Jackson – at Barnhill Farm x1
1845
James Brownlie – senior x3
1855
The Barnhill School – Classroom opposite Tavern x2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1860
Memories of Barnhill – by Templeton Smithy x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Aeroplane at Barnhill – Tam Taylor’s Invention x2
1864

Dyewood Mill Lost in time? Dysholm Mill outline brief historyx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1866
The Coins of Dionysius – A wicked act of cruelty to childrenx3 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1886
Alhambra Theatre – Barnhill’s own entertainment theatre x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1890

Aggie Bain’s Cottage – Or Brownlie Cottage at Barnhillx2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Barnhill & Bardykes Road – A view of Barnhill at century end x1
1900
Barnhill Quoiting Club – Another Blantyre Quoiting team x1
1901
Barnhill Little Mystery Building – The wee building Bardykes Roadx4
1904
Bardykes Road – at Barnhill street scenes x6
1908
Hunthill Road: Duncan Generations – My ancestors family photo x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Designing the Cottage Hospital – competition & results x6
Barnhill Quoiting Club – family members photo x3
1910
Lawson’s Bakery, Larkfield – Origins & tales of the Bakeryx2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Barnhill at Bardykes Road – Weavers cottage photo at Barnhillx1
Barnhill, Bardykes Road 2 – Colourised view of the Tavern x1
Barnhill – rural scene x1
1915
A quiet scene at Barnhill – Broompark Junction with Bardykes Rdx1
Barnhill Postcard restored – hi resolution image x1
Barnhill Bicycle – Rural scene x1
Barnhill – at Broompark Road x2
Barnhill – Aggie Bain at Broompark Road x2
1916
The Barnhill Tavern Rebuild – Single to double storey x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1920
Pathhead, top of the Peth Brae – The house at top of Pech Brae x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1925
Templetons Smiddy at Barnhill – Templeton Family Blacksmithsx1
1927
Miners Dispute – Bardykes x1
Bardykes Colliery – Fatality x1
Unsuccessful Blood Transfusion – at Cottage Hospital x1
1928
Barnhill – Broompark Road x1
1929
Dishonest Miner’s Fraud – Kirkpatrick x3
1932
Cottage Hospital – thefts x1
1933
Christmas Raid on Nursery – sorrowful story x1
John Brownlie Bain – at his family cottage x2
1936

Bardykes Colliery Accident 1936  – Five men die in tragic accidentx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Runaway Hutches injure Miners – at Bardykes Colliery x1
1939
Death of James Brownlie – Blantyre character missed x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1940
Bardykes Colliery – A Brief History of Spittal Mining Colliery x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1948
The Watson Street Fire – 10 families made homeless x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1949
Lucky Escape at Bardykes – Pit collapse but no fatalities x1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1950
Stonefield Road – from Larkfield x1
1953
Greencroft Information – supplied by Mrs Glen x1
1955
Stole Coal from Bardykes Bing – theft story x1
1956
Barnhill Farm, Bardykes Road – History of Barnhill Farm x5 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1957
Milheugh Bridge Early Graffiti – Graffiti on the old bridgex3 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1960
Greencroft – at Bardykes Road x1
1973
Barnhill Painting – By Neil Gordon, shared from Lanarkshire Museum x1
1975
Greencroft – at Bardykes Road x1
1987
Blantyre Highland Games – photos and narrative x2
Hercules the Bear – Blantyre Highland Games x1
1988
Wilkies Bardykes Farm Advert – An advert for the Bardykes Farmx1
1989
Blantyre Highland Games – photos x6
More Highland Games – photos x6
Blantyre Highland Games – Strongmen x2
1993
Advance Construction – near Caldergrove x1
1994
Caldergrove – Walled garden x2
2005
Aggie Bains Cottage – Photo by R Stewart x1
2012
Demolition of Remand School – Making way for new SEBN school x3 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
2013
Hoolets Boot scraper – at Barnhill x1
2014
Peth Brae Wall Evolution – Bardykes Community Woodland wall x2 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
Bulrushes at Pech Brae  – Pictured by Andy Bainx1 This article is in The Blantyre Project Book - A Journey in Time Volume 1
1933 / 2014 Aggie Bains Comparison – at Barnhill x2
2015
Carrigans – commence superpub in Broompark Road x2
Barnhill community paths – cleared x4
2016
Hoolets – addition to the pub x2
Transformation at Niaroo – Barnhill Frog Pond x3
Demolition of Carrigans – end of an era x3
Carrigans Blantyre – opening of the pub x9
2017
Niaroo Pond – near Pech Brae x1

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