This site is far from static. Every month there
are new additions (see below), so there is always something new to
discover. I usually have at least one series of articles in progress
along with a selection of other bits and pieces.
If you are a new visitor I hope you will come back
again. To my many regular visitors, thanks for your continued support
and kind words. Thanks also for all the feedback I have received. A
number of features have been incorporated as a result of these. Further
constructive comments are always welcome. You can e-mail me
Finally a number of visitors have asked me about
permission to use material from the site and other legal things. In
order to clarify this you will find the terms and conditions of use on
my contents page.
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Another two Local Photos
this month. This time the theme is harbours and fishing boats. Two
scenes of the 1930's, the first showing Cullen and the second showing
Aberdeen. It's fascinating to see how busy these places were back then!
This month's School
Photo features Bucksburn Primary from 1960. They certainly look a
Another collection of snippets from the local paper (The Aberdeen
Journal), this time from 3 May 1899. Starting with Births, Marriages and
Deaths then some local stories of interest. There's loads of names
mentioned so it's well worth checking out! See the article
on my Odds & Ends 3 page.
The start of a new year and a time for those
resolutions! If you've not yet started your family history then this
might be the year to begin. No two family trees are identical but every
tree will reveal some fascinating information. So why don't you make
2018 the year you started on the journey into your past - I doubt that
you will regret it!
Well that's all for this month. Remember there are
regular monthly updates so don't forget to check back!
© Colin A Milne