History of Peebles: 1850-1990

INDEX

Chambers Institution, opening, 59-61
Churches, 42, 44, 65, 250-66
Cinemas, 87, 137-8, 218, 222
Civil Defence, 128
Civic Society, 179, 195-6
Commissioner of Supply, 91
Community Council, 184, 194-5, 230
Cotton industry, 25
County:                           

 
Buildings, 76
Clerks, 357
Conveners, 357
County War Memorial, 97, 142
 
War Memorial Hospital, 121, 142, 245-7, 249

Dunwhinny Lodge Old Folks Home, 230, 319, 349


Earthquake (slight tremor) (1938), 151
Education:

 

Schools, 42, 93, 102-17, 180, 198-215, 274
Boarding schools, 51, 54
Evening Continuation School, 104
School Boards, 91, 105, 107-8, 214
Schools Athletic Association, 109

Fire Brigade, 47, 59, 94, 128, 268, 273, 350
First World War ­ Names of the Fallen, 364-6

Gas Company, 21, 46-7, 136, 348
Girl Guides, 293-4
Glasgow Overspill Agreement, 178-9, 187, 226, 349
Guildry Corporation, 64, 234, 281-2
Gutterbluid Club, 29-30, 63-4, 283-4
Poet-laureate, 54
Gutterbluid Society, 64-5, 284-5

Hansel Monday, 309
Hogmanay, 64
Home Guard (L.D.V.), 129, 153
Horticultural Society, 63, 294
Hospitals:

 

Health Centre, Hay Lodge, 249
Infectious Diseases, 47, 247
War Memorial, 142, 245-6, 249

Housing:
 

Associations, 178, 190-2, 194
Household size (1851), 57
Municipal, 76, 98-9, 176-8, 180, 217-8, 347
Sheltered, 191-3

Hydro, 30, 45-6, 62, 76, 171-3, 218

 
Fire, 76, 94
Requisitioned, 121, 131, 246

 

380

 

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