Pawn Shops And Murdered Boy Found At Racecourse - a Memory of Ayr.

My great great gran used to own pawn shops which my mother said was on the four corners Wallace Street, George Street, Princes Street, maybe King Street.
I would love to know if anyone remembers them and what her name was. Also in the early 30's there was a young boy killed and found behind a jump at Ayr racecourse - any memories - the boy came from Lochside.

 Comments & Feedback

Sun Jan 11th 2015, at 4:58 pm
silverladyrr commented:
My grandmother ran a second hand/ pawn shop in Wallace Street, she was Elizabeth Houston. Was buried at sea, returning from a visit to Canada. Is this the same lady ?
Sat Sep 9th 2017, at 8:37 pm
rhf2393 commented:
The murdered boy was Andrew Kerr and it was in the mid 50s, He was in my class at Braehead School and was from Dalmilling. JP
Wed Jun 12th 2019, at 7:01 pm
amingay commented:
Was the murderer caught?

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