William Kidston of Ferniegair was a member of the first Glasgow School Board in 1873. He was a member of the Free Church. The Bailie portrayed him as a bigot and religious fanatic.
Kidston lived in Helensburgh and gave his name to Kidston Park there.
Reference: Mitchell Library, 920.04BAI
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Glasgow School Board, Kidston Park