Welcome to the Carsphairn Archive!Carsphairn Heritage Initiative is a Scottish Incorporated Charity (SC049987), based in South West Scotland which looks after an archive of family history records, documents, photographs, slides and artefacts relating to the local area.
Our aims are to preserve our collection and make it accessible to as many people as possible via this online archive. You can find out more about us on this page.
We have links all over the world via family history researchers and are always pleased to help where we can. There are tips of how to use the archive to do your own research here.
In the online archive you can:
- use the menu to browse our past exhibtions, some previously shown in the Heritage Centre and some newly created online;
- looks through our collections of photos, documents and artefects grouped by theme;
- search the archive to look for specific records;
- take a virtual tour using the map.
From Photo Album (Photo_523) and referred to in doc CHG_34.
Below is table of previous property names often used in the Cenuses. Known as in 1896 Called in 1996 4 Greenhead Mains The Crofts 8 Pubic…
The subject of clogmaking was presented as part of our Crafts, Trades and Skills exhibition in 1994. We are grateful to...