Transformation of neglected ground
Last updated at 10:09, Thursday, 07 June 2012
150 YEARS NARROW ESCAPE On Saturday last week, Andrew Fletcher, wire fencer, was proceeding along the street with a pony and cart, the pony took fright at the market place and ran off up the street, Fletcher holding on by the head.
On Saturday evening a few friends of Mr. Wm. Duncan, painter, met in the Commercial Hotel, to present him with a token of regard on the occasion of his leaving Langholm for Australia.
Here again we have heard nothing but compliments regarding the Meikleholm housing scheme which is now nearing completion.
NARROW ESCAPE FOR SEAMEN
Four merchant seamen had a narrow escape last night when their Austin Montego car they were travelling in missed the bend at the High Mill bridge and the car ended up thirty five feet away in the river.
First published at 21:36, Wednesday, 06 June 2012
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