A wee bit of info to help you in your journey to discover your Scottish Ancestors and maybe even crack a brick wall or two!
Tuesday, 29 November 2011
British Newspaper Archive is LIVE
The British Newspaper Archive talked about in an earlier blog post has gone live, havng been launched today. Scottish newspapers from Ayr (Ayr Advertiser), Aberdeen (Aberdeen Journal), Fife, Angus, Dundee (Dundee Courier, Dundee Advertiser), Edinburgh (Evening Times), Glasgow (Herald), Falkirk (Herald), and Stirling (Stirling Observer) are just a few. You can narrow your search by place, county, region, date, or name of newspaper.
You need to create an account, but it is free to join. There are various subscriptions to view the images.