Tag: Crawfordjohn

Crawfordjohn, pre-World War 1


This card was produced for John Renton, who was probably the postmaster. The card is pre First World War. It shows Crawfordjohn as a community that had changed little from…

The Manse at Crawfordjohn


A card from the George Moffat collection, showing the Manse at Crawfordjohn. The house is still standing and dates to the nineteenth century.

Old Photograph of Crawfordjohn

The history of Crawfordjohn


There is a well known saying ‘Out of the World and into Crawfordjohn’ and so came John, stepson of Baldwin, a Flemish lord from Biggar to build his castle, his…