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by ValD
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Seafaring
Topic: SS Therese sank December 1867
Replies: 4
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SS Therese sank December 1867

My gggrandfather, John Hunter of Falkirk, drowned when this ship floundered in the North Sea. Does anybody know where I can find out more information about this ship?

Regards
Val
by ValD
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:40 am
Forum: Market Research
Topic: Where did you hear of TalkingScot? (2011)
Replies: 31
Views: 6014

Re: Where did you hear of TalkingScot (2011)

Googling for my place of birth, the Queen Mary Maternity Home, Edinburgh, led me to a posting on your Forum.
Val
by ValD
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:36 am
Forum: Institutions
Topic: Queen Mary Home, Edinburgh. "Miramar", Crail, Fife
Replies: 12
Views: 3820

Re: Queen Mary Maternity Home

Hi Andrew I found this post when Googling my place of birth; it is called the Queen Mary Maternity Home on my 1944 birth certificate. It was in Chalmers Street, somewhere I have photographs that I took in the 1980s when it was disused but still standing, I'll try and find them. Looking on Google Map...