As I am also President of Kirkcaldy Stamp and Postcard Club, I felt I better push the forth coming Fair organised by one of our members Reg Campbell. It is […]Read more
From my collection of Pitcairn Island one of my favourite remembrance miniature sheets issued for WWI commemoration. Poppies No great triumphal march For lads like you; No pasteboard victory arch, No […]Read more
What are your Scottish name for your Grandmother?
A reader has asked if anyone has a name for their Scottish Grandmother? Not their first name but Gran, Grannie, etc etc. email me at firstname.lastname@example.orgRead more
Pierrot Entertainers, Burntisland.
Postcards and information on the Pierrot Entertainers who visited Burntisland before and during the First World War.Read more
The Red Brick Cross
A reader requires help with any information on “The Red Brick Cross” which he asked me about after being told the story as a youngster for details visit The Red […]Read more
Centenary of Battle of May Island
Fifers are being urged to unite later this month to mark one of the worst maritime tragedies to occur in the Firth of Forth. More than 100 sailors lost their […]Read more
Genealogy – The Ultimate Beginners Guide
I usually just put Fife material on my site but think this gives the beginner a good insight on how to start your research. Genealogy is all about understanding the […]Read more
Passchendaele 100 years – Dysart and Kirkcaldy fallen.
As we prepare for the 100 year anniversary of Passchendaele, I have listed the 22 men from Dysart and Kirkcaldy lost at Passchendaele, none have a known grave all are commemorated […]Read more
Does your child need a new bow for their hair for nursery, school or party, well hand made Bows by my daughter in a multitude of different designs and prices, […]Read more
Updated pages on Start of Floorcloth Industry in Kirkcaldy.
I have updated pages on the Start of Floorcloth Industry in Kirkcaldy. Pages have been added regarding the formation of Barry, Ostlere & Shepherd in 1899. also added Linoleum Perfins […]Read more