NS7769 : Stanrigg Memorial Park

taken 8 years ago, near to Wattston, North Lanarkshire, Great Britain

Stanrigg Memorial Park
Stanrigg Memorial Park
Sign at an entrance, beside a disused railway. The park is dedicated to the memory of the 19 miners killed in the Stanrigg disaster, July 1918, most of whom lived in and around Greengairs.

* Thomas Brady, 18, coal miner, single, Station Row, Whiterigg (body not recovered).
* William Brady, 49, coal miner, married, Station Row, Whiterigg (body not recovered)
* Robert Campbell, 30 coal miner, married, Low Meadow Head (body not recovered).
* William Campbell, 48, coal miner, married, Ford Bridge Cottage, Barblues (body not recovered).
* Alexander Gilchrist, 30, coal miner, single, Wattstown (body not recovered).
* Leslie McCracken Gilchrist, 15, drawer, single, Wattstown
* William Gilchrist, 32, coal miner, single, Wattstown (body not recovered). - 3 brothers
* Neil Livingston Thomson Lindsay, 16, drawer, single, Bridge St, Longriggend
* Bernard Augustus McAdam, 14, coal miner, single, Back Row, Greengairs
* David McNiven, 17, coal miner, single, Browns Building, Greengairs
* William Marshall, 31, coal miner, married, McCracken's Place, Greengairs
* Alexander Park, 55, coal miner, single, Park Place, Greengairs (body not recovered).
* Robert Pollock, 49, coal miner (Army Pensioner), married, Drumbreck, Eastfield (body not recovered).
* Robert Pollock, 15, coal miner, single, Drumbreck, Eastfield (body not recovered)
* John Queen, 59, coal miner, widower, Brick Row, Darngavil
* James Munro Sneddon, 14, coal miner, single, Back Row, Greengairs
* John Sneddon, 31, coal miner, married, McCrackens Place, Greengairs (body not recovered).
* George Templeton, 37, coal miner, married, Low Meadow Head
* William Douglas Williamson, 27, coal miner, married, Arthur's Land, Plains (body not recovered).

Names and format from LinkExternal link
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Richard Webb and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NS7769, 9 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 September, 2009
Category
Park > Park   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 778 699 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:54.4105N 3:57.3013W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 778 699
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 515 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register