Carsphairn Archive

Newspaper Clipping – Motorcyclist Injured – 1/6/35

Item

Misc_340.jpg

Title

Newspaper Clipping – Motorcyclist Injured – 1/6/35

Description

Motor Cyclist Injured – A Carsphairn motor cyclist, Rowland Robertson, joiner, residing at Bardennoch, Carsphairn sustained injuries to the back of his head and suffered from concussion when he was thrown from his bicycle on Tuesday evening. It appears that at about 6.45pm Robertson who is employed by Mr A M Carmichael, contractor at Carsfad Dam, was proceeding along the road leading between Carsphairn and Dalry, when his machine struck a pot hole in the road causing it to wobble and Robertson was thrown off on to the grass verge at the side of the road, where he was found some time later by workmen passing along the same road. He was attended by Dr Carmichael, Dalry and afterwards removed to his home at Bardenoch.

Identifier

Misc_340

Date

1935

Transcribed by

LJC

Citation

DAC, “Newspaper Clipping – Motorcyclist Injured – 1/6/35,” Carsphairn Archive, accessed June 17, 2024, https://carsphairn.org/CarsphairnArchive/items/show/2026.