This postcard published by M. Gardner of Ardentinny Post Office was mailed by a holidaymaker to a Kilmacolm address on 23 September, 1909. The Old School can be seen on left of picture. Can anyone name the donkey?
A fascinating historical map from 1869 showing Ardentinny and Glenfinart walled garden can be viewed here.
Ardentinny & Strone Churches enjoyed a cream tea at the hall on Saturday afternoon.
Closed for over 12 months due to a ceiling collapse, roof work continues at Ardentinny Church. Built for some £500 in 1839 by the Laird, Douglas of Glenfinart, the building is expected to open again later this year.
More historical archived material here.
Ardentinny postcards from yesterday and today. Can you help us with dating some of these postcards? If so, please get in touch. Larry Gladney, Ardentinny 1940. We understand that Larry Gladney of Clarenville, Canada was part of the "Newfoundland Overseas Forestry Unit" who served at Ardentinny between 1939 and 1945. We would welcome more information …