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There are currently 106 messages.
There have been 78768 visits since 2006-08-31
This page was last accessed on 2017-09-20


Message Number: 106 - Wednesday, March 15, 2017 17:45:34 GMT
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Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Campbell & Liz McKellar
Subject:  Grip, Saddell Bay statue
Comments:

We are really pleased that Grip has a permanent home in Saddell Bay! We visit him every time we come to Carradale. Thanks to the generous person who bought him for us all.


Hi Campbell/Liz,on hearing about this was welcomed by most folks, there was a few objections but you cannot please all.Just wonder how long it will stand before the elements take effect.Probably long after we are gone...lol.Cheers JD


Message Number: 105 - Saturday, November 26, 2016 13:45:45 GMT
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Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  ellie Paterson
Subject:  Ian Thomas Paterson
Comments:

Sadly Ian Thomas Paterson born 4th June, 1940 aged 76 passed away unexpectedly at home on Wednesday 16th November. Ian used to live in Carradale and although moved to the South of England always loved the beauty of Argyll and the scenery and people of Carradale.

Ian will be very much missed by Ellie and his family.


Sad to hear about Ian,our condolences from here in the Dale.


Message Number: 104 - Saturday, July 30, 2016 10:18:07 GMT
[IP = 90.193.11.234] -
Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Heather Ford 1987
Subject:  Hello home
Comments:

Hello home!!

I was born a raised in the Mull until I was 7 when my parents took on work in Essex and moved me away from the best place ever!!
I often wonder how everyone is? Where you have all ended up in life?
Mainly I wanted to say hello and hope one day I can come home and visit. Xxx


Message Number: 103 - Thursday, July 28, 2016 17:39:44 GMT
[IP = 86.26.45.228] -
Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Andy McIntosh
Subject:  Dads funeral
Comments:

Hi Johnny, would it be possible to put a notice up about my dads funeral, it's Rather urgent as the funeral is on Tuesday, I've posted details in the Carradale thread on the Kintyre forum but the Goat has a much bigger audience.[done Andy, cheers]


Message Number: 102 - Saturday, July 23, 2016 22:36:02 GMT
[IP = 77.101.7.53] -
Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Bill Glaister
Subject:  Goat
Comments:

Hi,I have been visiting Carradale since i was a small boy, i love going out to the Point to look for the goats. I will be camping as usual this year with my wife and children.[hope you enjoyed your holiday Bill]




Message Number: 101 - Saturday, June 25, 2016 14:15:17 GMT
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Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Reg. McMillan
Subject:   McMillans from Torrisdale?
Comments:

Hi I am seeking any information on my McMillan family who livid in Lephinbeg/Torrisdale around 1750-1815. My 3 X Great-grandfather was a Lindsay McMillan.He was married to Agnes/Nancy McMillan, they had 6 children born between 1795 & 1811 all in Lephinbeg. The problem I have, is I can't find any B.M.Death certificates for Lindsay McMillan! I do have his name on all his children's B.M.D Documents.

Regards Reg. (England)


Message Number: 100 - Friday, May 27, 2016 15:35:25 GMT
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Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Suzanne
Subject:  Monica Baber.(Hutchings)
Comments:

Hello, I am currently researching the life of Monica Hutchings, an author who wrote a good deal about Dorset when she lived there but I am interested in her later life when she moved to The Wheel House, Shore Road, Carradale. She would have been known as Monica Baber and married to a Somerset farmer called Lewis Baber and it is my understanding that she drowned and is buried in the graveyard on 16th March 1977. Her last book was written in 1975, Brocky, and was set in the Highlands. This book was dedicated to Margaret Mc Bride, 'who loved dogs and in memory of the original Brocky'

I would be overjoyed if anyone knew her or the circumstances of her death, any snippetts or memories would be most interesting.

Many thanks in advance.


Message Number: 99 - Sunday, January 10, 2016 15:02:26 GB
[IP = 86.188.43.211] -
Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Gordon Croll
Subject:  Message
Comments:

Met John Durnan in Oban and we were talking gardens
Be fine to keep in touch.


Hi Gordon, just accessed your message as had email connection problems now resolved.Nice talking to you both in hotel Oban,if we are over your way sometime will give you a shout.Cheers the now, Johnny & Eila.


Message Number: 98 - Sunday, October 25, 2015 23:57:36 GB
[IP = 90.220.144.217] -
Posted From:United Kingdom
Name:  Emma Smith
Subject:  looking for margatte mcbride
Comments:

Hi please can someone please help I am looking for a lady called margatte mcbride who lives in helendale thank you.


[ Hi Emma, just accessed your message as had some connection problems regarding email address and have had a list of persons trying to contact me.Did you get the info you required? if not Margaret is still in Carradale and I think just celebrated her 95th birthday.Need any other info just get back to me.Regards
Johnny Durnan (Goat Ed).


Message Number: 97 - Sunday, June 28, 2015 06:22:16 GB
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Posted From:Greece
Name:  lisa
Subject:  downloads
Comments:

hi, its been many years since i've visited waterfoot and carradale, so i had wanted to download the 'downloads' you offered, but i was advised that they might be dangerous for my pc?? any comments?i also wondered if it was possible to have a copy of 'the old studio' from the postcard. my father bought this house back in about 1961 from snarly bob[ don't know his real name, maybe you could help me there as people on fb are asking me !]many thanks,lisa.


Hi Lisa
Just accessed your message from last year on the Goat website,sorry had issues with connections and email address.Can you confirm you are the person whom tried to contact me regarding The Studio.
Regards Johnny Durnan (Goat Ed)