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TitleSoor Milk Cairt
Resource ID919
Resource IdentifierE2E.2
Resource LocationGiffnock Heritage Centre
Collection TitleEaglesham Photographic Collection
DescriptionPhotograph of Mr Picken's "Soor Milk Cairt" from Polnoon in Eaglesham serving Mrs Mellon on Clarkston Road, Cathcart
Date Start1904
Date End1904
Date Detailed1904
Time PeriodEdwardian era (UK 1901 - 1918)
FormatPhotograph - black and white
NotesTom Johnstone had a sister in Eaglesham and he often travelled back to Glasgow in the "Sour Milk Cairt". He wrote a song of the same name still known to local people.
Copyright InfoEast Renfrewshire Council
Source IdentifierPhotograph cabinet - Eaglesham
Public Access?Y
Contact PersonLocal Studies Librarian
Date Added9/8/2006 09:14:38
Updated Date13/8/2010 10:39:37