We are still able to despatch most of our products, however, coasters and placemats are still not available but we hope to offer these again soon.
Our despatch times are normal, but Royal Mail & Parcelforce delivery times are varying depending on location - some parcels arrive next day and others are taking up to 10 days, which we have no control over.We will update this message as anything changes.
Kirn, Leaving The Pier For Dunoon c.1955
Memories of Kirn
I was brought up in Enmore and lived there from 1934 till 1947. The hotel was owned by my grand parents. I lived there with my mother and father who worked in the hotel. I went to Dunoon Grammar School starting in 1938.
I lived in Kirn from 1933 to 1948 when we moved about one mile to Hunters's Quay. The pier was owned by Mr. Imrie and it cost 1p to get on or off. Next to the pier was the coal pier of solid construction and that is where children fished from. Puffers called to unload coal for Mr. Imrie's coal business. I often got the boat for Gourock (...Read full memory)
Hello, I am trying to find out more about the place my father was born in 1931 which was Cloch View, Kirn. I understand that it was a tenement in Hunter street with a view of the Cloch Lighthouse. My father's mother was called Lillian Rose Connor (married name Batchelor) her mother was called Margaret Connor married to the (...Read full memory)