Author Topic: Provost James Allan of Bo'ness  (Read 1713 times)

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Provost James Allan of Bo'ness
« on: Saturday 01 July 06 18:18 BST (UK) »
I am seeking any information about the mining contractor James Allan of Bo'ness, who eventually rose to be a magistrate and Provost of the town.

He donated an impressive drinking fountain to the town to celebrate Queen Victoria's jubilee in 1887.

I would be grateful for any assistance with this.

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Ireland: Arlour, Arlow, Hammond, Hannah, Shanks, Templeton

Scotland: Allan, Black, Carlyle, Corkingdale, Fleeting, Grant, Hammond, Hannah, Kirkwood, Lothian, McFarlane, Main, Neilson, Shanks, Sneddon, Stirling, Wood
 
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