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Bartmac

Parkhead Roman Catholic Reformatory for Boys

Hi, can anyone help me, apparently, just prior to the onset of WW1, my father was an "inmate" of the above institution, I know that he enlisted in the Cameron Highlanders in Glasgow on 19 April 1915, my question is: how would I be able to find out what his was sentenced to and for what
Apparently this Reformatory later became Westhorn School.
calamity

Parkhead Roman Catholic Reformatory for Boys, West Thorn, Toll Cross, Glasgow

Maybe this site can help you..
http://www.childrenshomes.org.uk/list/Lanarkshire.shtml
Bartmac

Thanks Calamity, I've had a look at your link, but, although Parkhead is listed, there is no actual link to that particular school.  Thanks again for your reply, John
calamity

http://parkheadhistory.com/
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