This Christian missionery served as the first Archbishop of Canterbury
He was sent by Pope Gregory V to King Ethelbert of Kent in 597 AD
He established a church at Canterbury that later evolved into Canterbury Cathedral
22 October, 1877
Blantyre mining disaster
The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.