5th Anniversary


Members Present

Andrew Crawford, President,

Hugh Morris, Croupier.

John Smart, Chaplin

James Munn

Robert McArthur

James McNair

John Barbour

John Montgomerie

James McDonald

James Steel

Malcolm McDougal

Thomas Gibson

James Kenyon

William Hamilton

John Hamilton

Robert Brown, a native of Dalry. He was some years a Weaver, but ultimately a Gardener.

John Stirrat, a native of Dalry, where he was for some years a Weaver. He is now, in 1860, a J. P. and laird of Birket, and Birket Street, Ardrossan.

William Shedden

Robert Crawford, born in the farm-house of Burnhouse, Dalry. He is a Weavber and Sheriff Officer in 1860. He used to keep a singing school, and sand a song very well.

John Kerr

20 Members

"During the evening, Messrs James Orr and Andrew Neil arrived as a deputation from the Junior Burns Club
and we sent John Hamilton and James Muir to the Junior Club in return."
There is early reference to this Junior Burns Club in the minutes but no records are known to exist.