Browse Collections (10 total)

Artefacts

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We hold a large collection of artefacts donated by local people. Themes include: household, wartime, lighting, sport & leisure, tools and school.

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Family Histories

WeirPatterson.pdf

The complied histories, including family trees, of some of our local families.

Many families emigrated from here to Australia, Canada and the USA…

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Memorials & Inscriptions

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Memorials found in and around Carsphairn. Locations include Carsphairn Kirkyard and the War Memorial at the Liggate.

Also includes air crashes.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Martin Family Newspaper cutting.pdf

Our collection of documents ranging from poetry and newspaper clippings to order books and receipts.

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Photographs - farming

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Farming has been the main industry in the Carsphairn area for centuries.

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Photographs - people

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The people and families who have lived and worked in the area. Persons have been named where their identities are known.

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Postcards

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Collection of postcards showing Carsphairn through the ages. Some have been annotated by their original owners to show changes to the area.

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