Cupar Olive Lodge Banner on display

St Andrews Exhibition poster March 28 2013                 Olive Lodge Cupar St Andrews March 28 2013 015


Botany Cultivating Collections 16 May to 12 May 2013 at St. Andrews Museum Kinburn Park Double Dykes Road St. Andrews. More info on or

Items Donated to Archive today

Cupar Items Donated

These items were donated today (26 March 2013) most related to Cupar but also had other fantastic ones from other towns all now addeed to my archive. Some of the items included Blairgowrie photo , ration books , medals.


D & J Edmond door Glass  donated to archive

D & J Edmond door Glass donated to archive

D & J Edmond Glazier 84 Bonnygate this door glass was donated to The Steve Penrice Archive March 2013 by Couper Carpets Crossgate Cupar with thanks.
D & J Edmond established in Cupar in 1837 at 84 Bonnygate & remained there until early 2012. I have added this glass to my vast Archive of Local history which i have gathered over 25 years. When the shop closed Mr Smith donated the original sign which had been in the store for many years which i’m now restoring. watch this space for more details & image.

Central Cafe


Central Cafe Crossgate Cupar this is another of my exhibitions with a selection of Cupar & other fife photographs past & present this is open during shop hours

Corn Exchange Event 20 March 2013 for Cupar in Bloom

Hello,  i had a very good morning with my stand at Cupar in Bloom’s 10th Anniversary spring launch today Wednesday 20/3/13. I had great feedback & also had more donations of photographs to my vast Archive  including photographs of Ceres Derby & Woodburn house Ceres prior to demolition.  The Cupar in Bloom event in general was very good with other stall’s & hearing the prestigious awards that Cupar in Bloom has won all of which you will see in the local press. All the local schools informed of there recent projects & ongoing activities & also provided some singing. My thanks goes to Mr & Mrs Law  for inviting me along to set up a stand to show my archive , thanks also go to the visitors to my stand.