bill wrote:In the original thread showing the photograph of the Coronation celebrations "jamiemcivor" also reckons that building to be Gayfield Place,as I do.Now the question is,for those who disagree,what other building could it possibly be?
EMDEE wrote:Gayfield Place stood on High Street at the top of Broom Brae, and having had several school friends who lived there, I was in some of the houses from time to time during my time in Dalintober School. From the top flats there was a panoramic view of the town. and the houses looked straight down Broom Brae to Saddell Street and Lochend. As far as I know the orchard was just over the wall opposite Dalintober School, which is of course exactly where you are saying it was.
Tommy Ralston wrote:My cousin, Angus Martin, reckons that the building on the right of the photo of the prefabs is High Cowdeknowes. I don't remember that, but I am certain that the photo does NOT show Gayfield place. Where are the photos? Someone, somewhere MUST have one, surely!
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