muirkirk in the hills of ayrshire - from the muirkirk enterprise group


Muirkirk Miners Memorial

Muirkirk Miner's MemorialThe following additional names have been submitted for addition to the Miner's Memorial
Hugh Murdoch - James McFarlane - James Gibson
Alexander Gobson - Thomas Gibson
WilliamMurdoch - John Dunbar
Thomas Davidson - James Torbet
William Reid - William Wilson - Robert Hazel
Robert Brown - David Symington

The criteria for inserting names on the Memorial is that they must have been killed in the Muirkirk District and died on the day of the accident.


opening of the muirkirk miners memorial by first minister jack mcconnell

Muirkirk Miners Memorial was officially inaugurated by Scotland's First Minister Jack McConnell, MSP.

Pictured left to right are

  • Cllr William Menzies
  • Cathy Jamieson MSP
  • Cllr Jimmy Kelly
  • First Minister Jack McConnell MSP
  • Des Browne MP

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