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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:28 pm

DAVID GRAY

44, High Street, later, 1, Church Place, later, 27, Castle Street, later, 53, High Street, later, 12, Church Place, later, 8, Church Place, later, 83, High Street, later, Queensberry Square, Dumfries


Examples of the work and mark of David Gray:

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Fouled Anchor - Unicorn's Head - G - Fouled Anchor - DG


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Fouled Anchor - Unicorn's Head - Fouled Anchor - G - DG



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Unicorn's Head - G - Fouled Anchor - DG

David Gray started his career in Edinburgh, serving his apprenticeship under James Douglas, and possibly as a journeyman with Joseph Pearson of Dumfries, before starting on his own account at Dumfries in 1814.

David Gray was twice married, firstly to Elizabeth Murray, and secondly to Elizabeth Rome. He died on the 2nd January 1841, aged 63 years.

David Gray registered his mark with the Edinburgh Assay Office.

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Fri Sep 11, 2020 4:52 am

PETER GOULD

The Arcade, Pitlochry


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P. Gould - Pitlochry - 1912

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Noted as being the business of Lt. Col. John James Lamb OBE in 1987.

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:01 am

JAMES HENDERSON

29, South Bridge Street, Edinburgh and High Street, Penicuik, Midlothian


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James Henderson - Edinburgh - 1887

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James Henderson - Edinburgh - 1891

Established in 1865.

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:00 am

W.C. SHAW

Royal Bank Buildings, 92, Buchanan Street and South Exchange Place, Glasgow


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W.C. Shaw - Glasgow - 1860

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W.C. Shaw - Glasgow - 1861

This may, or may not, be William Clark Shaw, see: viewtopic.php?f=38&t=31210&p=134677&hilit=shaw#p134677

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:36 am

SCOTIA MANUFACTURING JEWELLERS Ltd.

Alexander Street, Victoria Park, Dunoon, Argyll


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Scotia Manufacturing Jewellery Limited - Dunoon - 1979


The business of Waclaw Lojko, I.S. Horn, and W. McKissock.

Scotia Manufacturing Jewellery Ltd. entered their marks, 'SMJ' and 'S.M.J', with the Edinburgh Assay Office.

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:39 pm

JOHN F.B. DONALDSON

10, North Bridge and 92, West Bow, Edinburgh

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J.F.B. Donaldson - Edinburgh - 1867

Successor to J. Millar.

See: viewtopic.php?f=38&t=31210&p=83062#p83062

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Re: Scottish Advertisements and Information

Postby dognose » Tue Oct 06, 2020 5:02 am

SISTER NOTRE DAME

Glasgow


An example of the work of Sister Notre Dame, a student at the Glasgow School of Art:

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This image is from 1916.

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