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Templates used to copy old communion tokens + 2 tokens

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Framed miniature of unknown man

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Framed miniature of unknown man & woman

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Pew numbers from Free Kirk, Dalry

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Acknowledgement to Mary Templeton from HM the Queen Mother

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Glass fronted colour photo of an unidentified soldier

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Communion Tokens celebrating 350th anniversary 11/3/1990

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Dux medal 1873 awarded to John McKay

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Dux Medal undated awarded to Jane McMillan

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Dux Medal 1874 awarded to Margaret Mackay

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Photo frames, wallet type green leather, Edwardian couple?

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Handkerchiefs 2, won by Mrs Mccutcheon for baking, 1955

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pH Testing Kit

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Medal awarded to Thomas Bell Lamloch 1885

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Forde Medal – Carsphairn Bowling Club

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Mitchell Medal – Carsphairn Bowling Club

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Drinking Vessel, belonging ot Sir Robert Grierson of Lagg (responsible for for the persecution of the covenanters from 1660 to 1685, from Garryhorn Farm.)

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Bag of coins

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Bus tokens, several on string, 1990

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Quoit

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Metal fixing for drawer found at Lagwyne Cottage c 1790

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An Appreciation (Joyce Hunter Blair); A Carsphairn Mystery; The milk clipping; The Pig.

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The Future of Carsphairn Heritage Group; Punch-up at Greenhead!!!; Another election (1784); Carsphairn Field Trip.

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Our continuing story of Carsphairn’s Huts; The Cremation of Ramsay’s Hut; The Lorg.

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Turner’s Holiday hut at the Greenwell of Scotland 1950’s; Chairman’s Report for 2016; Of Huts and Holidays; The Hut; Holidays in the Hut.

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The Tour of Britain 2016; The Glenkens Canal; The Great Storm and Power Cut of 1998-99; Baling at Marbrack in the 70’s.

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The Fiddler's Bridge; Report on the season; The Willy-Willy on Carlin's Cairn; John Mackay of Carsphairn and Ballantrae; Maggie McCrae Mackay.

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Local Tales and Legends and Spooky Stories; From our Photographic Files; Letters from Carsphairn; Jenny wi’ the airn teeth.

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Chairman’s Report for 2015; The Galloway Railways revisited Part1.

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Famous Glenkens People – Robert Milligan; Answers to Quiz; Was Rev C.H. Dick ever United Free minister in Carsphairn?; “Who are You?”.

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General Sir Alexander Kennedy Clark 1782 – 1865; Now Where is That in the Carsphairn area? (Quiz); G61 to DG6.

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The Pre-1815 Church Building; Extracts from Kirkcudbright Advertiser Friday, January 18th , 1867 - Carsphairn Sabbath School.

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Chairman’s Report for 2014; Carsphairn Church Communion 1934; Another Carsphairn connection to a Great War VC; Memories of Glenrosa, Carsphairn.

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The Scotch Draper; Peat Cutting; The first Carsphairn casualty in World War 1; Halfmark Conventicle.

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Rev John Semple of Carsphairn Part 2; Air Crew Remembered Campbell McIntosh McMillan; The Braes O’ Glenlee

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2014 exhibition; Carsphairn Shepherds Society; Rev John Semple; Rainfall, Galloway News 1915.

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The Winter of 2013/14 in Carsphairn; Mary Timney – The Road to the Gallows by Jane Baldwin; A visit to Brochloch; Carsphairn 1745; Obituary Rev John Miller; Titbits from The Galloway News 24 December 1960 Rural Round: Carsphairn

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2013 season; Annual General Meeting; Walk to the Leadmines; Catstrand Talk; All the threes - Significant events in Carsphairn from 1723 to 2013; 1913 Carsphairn Show - extract from the Galloway News; World War 1 1914 - 1918

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Monumental Inscriptions Update; Carsphairn Show; Conventicle near the Palfern Burn, Clatteringshaws, Sunday April 28th 2013; The Coronation Celebrations Carsphairn news reported in the Galloway News on 6th June 1953; Memories of Carsphairn. John…

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The Man’s The Gowd for a’ That; Extracts - Galloway News (16 June 1958), Carsphairn Road Improvement, Carsphairn Parish Church Kirk Session minute book (22 September 1932), Kirkcudbright Advertiser (June 8, 1900), Piece in the Kirkcudbrightshire…

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Chairman’s Report 2012, given at the Annual General Meeting on 5th December 2012; Walking the Galloway Hills in the 1930s; Janet and Her Web (from Chamber’s Edinburgh Journal Nov 9th 1833, p.328); Lag's Bed; 2013 Exhibition.

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Review of past 99 editions.

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List of Heads of Households, Carsphairn Parish in 1736; Some Stories Behind Carsphairn Show; Wee Tam’s First Day at the Kirk.

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The 2012 exhibition -The best yet?; Carsphairn Church Matters; A Carsphairn Centenarian; Those boots were made for walking (apologies to Nancy Sinatra); Carsphairn Heritage Centre 20th Anniversary.

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Carsphairn Heritage Group AGM, 18th November 2011, Chairman’s Report; 2011 Exhibition; newspaper articles from Miss Diana Lawrence; The Ascent of Cairnsmoor by three old men in March 1890. Composed by Rev James Mather (Minister of the United Free…

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Shiel of Castlemaddie Bothy; A Landscape Full of Secrets; Extract from the Report of the Proceedings at the Institution of “The Muir Scholars’ prizes Fund” in connection with the Free Endowed School Dalry (Thursday 16th August 1866); Celtic Crosses;…

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My Mackay Family Roots; Type Cast; Woodhead Dog Cemetery?; The Shiel of Castlemaddie; My Search for the Hope Family (part 2); Recent Local Place Names

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My Search for the Hope Family (Part 1); Shiel of Castlemaddie; Carsphairn Reminiscences 2 (1940).

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75th Anniversary of Carsphairn Women’s Rural Institute; Obituary Rhoda Campbell; Buses by Joyce Hunter Blair; Walk on the Wild Side by Ruth Williams; Names of local features by Anna Campbell.

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Chairman’s Report for 2010; Marie Mackay’s Earliest Reminiscences of Carsphairn from outbreak of WWII and evacuation; Carsphairn Church (appeal form David Richmond); Mr David Kirk and the Galloway Power Scheme.

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Heritage Centre Quiz; Carsphairn Captured on Camera 1885-2010; Miss Ida Hay McMillan; Stroanfreggan Walk (July 16 2010) by Robin Ade; Evacuees in Carsphairn; A Kidnapped Lass of Galloway by Ned Maxwell.

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Lt Colonel John Clark Kennedy M.C. 1919-2010, An Appreciation; Anniversaries; Jamieson House; The late C. E. Stewart, Carsphairn, Portrait of a Rural Postman; Carsphairn Golf Course; From the History of Galloway, Volume I, published 1841; Corsefairne…

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Chairman’s Report 2009; Some Gaelic Place-Names along the southern section of the pack road (between Carnavel and Polmaddy) in Carsphairn Parish; The experiences of a Land Girl.

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From the chairman – Carsphairn Coming Home Exhibition; Carsphairn Golf Club; The Myth of Tarmacadam; Plane Crash; Supply of Coal and Meal to Poor; My Flight to South Africa by Sally Gilroy; Cold Comfort by Sue Wiseman.

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2009 exhibition; Mid season report; Narrow escape from drowning and intrepid conduct in Carsphairn; A Carsphairn Lass – recollections of Betty McNally; Furmiston, Carsphairn the 120th anniversary of the Jubilee of John Harper.

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Carsphairn Coming Home; Furmiston Commemoration Walk & Celebration; Extract from the Dumfries and Galloway Standard, Supply of Coal and Meal to Poor; Conventicle at Marscalloch; A Welsh emigrant’s voyage to America in 1887.

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Chairman’s Report – 2008 AGM; Kale, Cakes, Cures and the Credit Crunch; One Day Conference at Catstrand Saturday 9th May 2009; Newspaper clippings – Pairs Bowling Tournament, 1960 and WRI; The Newsletter; The Bardennoch Hill Walk; Stewards (appeal).

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Reflections of the Chair – by Agnes Holden; More Jamieson Letters; A Parable for 2008; Some Names in Carsphairn and their meaning; Carsphairn Mutual Improvement Society.

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A Cure from the Archives; The Fiddlers Brig by Jim McNae; The Jamieson letters; New Book Information; More Tales from The Barber’s Chair – Strange Gadgets, Strange Beliefs.

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Kail, Cakes and Cures – Our Kitchen Heritage, the 2008 exhibition; Stroanfreggan Bowling Club – The Beginnings; Tales for the Barber’s Chair; Quentin McAdam of Craigengillan d. 1805 (letters); That Round The World Flying Trip in 1922, The Last Word;

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2007 AGM Report; Carsphairn U.P. Church Christmas Treat; Cross Keys Inn, Carsphairn; Remembrance Day 2007; The Glencairn Memorial Book

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The 2007 Season; Cricket Match in 2008???; Carsphairn Mutual Improvement Society; The Dundeugh Birtwhistles; The winning sermon; The Autumn Buffet, September 2007; A Grocery List from 1803; The Seaton Family.

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Update on our 2007 season’s activities; The Campbell Family; Extract from Dumfries and Galloway Standard of June 10th 1914 (Dust Nuisance at Carsphairn); Advert: The Quaint and The Curious (A quiz by Sandy Gilchrist); Donation of Bench by Mr & Mrs…

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Carsphairn – The Sporting Life; Other People’s Heritage; More Cricket Results; A school game; An adventure on Carsphairn Curling Pond.

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The Chairman’s Report at the 2006 AGM; Cricket at Carsphairn; Appeal for ‘Carsphairn – The Sporting Life’; Quentin McAdam of Craigengillan d. 1805; Carsphairn Cricket Club

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The 2006 season; Autumn Buffet supper; Campbell McIntosh McMillan (Flt. Sgt) 1914-1945; Carsphairn Total Abstinence Society; The Rhinns of Kells (excerpt)

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2006 Update; Advert: Autumn Buffet Supper; Window Tax: Waterhead and Lagwyne; The Killing Times – A Tour Around the Sites; Two Deaths in the Killing Times; Notices: AGM and The Stewards’ Lunch.

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The Killing Times in the Glenkens; Have you ever seen a Carsphairn Red?; Round the World Flight Attempt in 1922, Part III; Notice: Guide to the Sites of the Covenanters; Carved sandstone slab found in Carsphairn; Answers to questions set by a…

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Chairman’s Report on 2005 AGM in November; Carsphairn Parish Church Sunday School 1895; Round the World Flight Attempt in 1922 – Part 2; World War II at the AGM last November.

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The Carsphairn Heritage Map; The Galloway Words Competition continued; Christmas Shopping; Round the World Flight Attempt in 1922; Notices: World War II at the AGM AGM; N(ice) try by Dalmellington curlers; Bells Bridge by Joe Dunthorne.

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'Postman’s Walk’ by John Herries McCulloch; It’s a Tough Language; Ownership of Carsphairn from 1509; Notice:Autumn Buffet Supper; The Lorg Conventicle.

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Ownership of Carsphairn from 1509; More of that Wise Wo-man; Identifying a mystery object; Galloway words – answers; Heritage Centre Visits; Notice - Lorg Conventicle; A Poetic Family History Search.

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Chairman’s Report on 2004; Precautions in an Emergency; The Mutual Improvement Society, Woodhead Mine, Carsphairn 1849-1850; How good is your language.

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Rhoda Rugg (introduction); Old Schools and Schoolmasters in the Stewartry, Carsphairn; A Visit to Craigengillan Wednesday 18 August 2004; Notice: AGM; The Buffet Supper; A713 Tourist route.

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New Iron Field in Scotland; Trip to Carsphairn in 1888; Notice: A Visit to Craigengillan; Australia 2004; Sue Wiseman – A Carsphairn Resident; Notice: Autumn Buffet Supper; In Praise of the Glenkens by James McWhir; Notice: CD Rom Streams of the…

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The Clark Memorandum Book; The addition of the surname Kennedy; Notice: Spring Buffet; ‘First Aid’; ‘Grit in the Eye’; Review from the Gallovidian Annual 1923; A letter from Waterloo 26th June 1815; Rejoicings at Carsphairn – Coming of Age of Lt…

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Report from AGM; Jump on the Banned Wagon; Charles Wilson 1796-1872; Memories of Dundeugh, 1937 by Kenneth Dodgson.

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Visitor survey; We are Survivors (For those born before 1940); East Galloway Sketches; Woodhead Mine in 1888; Notices: AGM, SCAN website; comments from Visitor’s Book.

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Memories of Coronation Day 2nd June 1953; Glenkens Schools Over the Centuries;Tribute to Charles Cathcart ; The Knockgray Burial Ground by Colonel John Clark Kennedy; newspaper clippings : Consecration of the Cemetery at Knockgray and Funeral of…

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Ten Tears On – A Celebration; The Visitor’s Book 2002; The last excerpt from Alexander McKay on his days at school in Carsphairn 1840s-50s; Carsphairn War Memorial; Notice: Postcards of Carsphairn; Historic Church Ceremony at Carsphairn; Notice:…

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Chairman’s Report on 2002; Treasure in these Hills – or the Musings of a Metal-Detecting Minister; “Glenkens Schools over the Centuries” The Book Launch in Carsphairn; More on Alexander Mckay on his days in school in Carsphairn 1840s-1840s;

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Alexander Mckay on his days in school in Carsphairn 1840s-1840s; Stroanfreggan Reunion – August 2002; Notice: AGM; Stroanfreggan School – letters from the 1950s.

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The Happiest Days of Your Life; “Fragments of the History of Alexander McKay”; Notice: Volunteers Week 2002; Newspaper clipping: Glenkens trail is an education; Notice: The Heritage Group Summer Visit; 1848 Ordnance Survey Notebooks; Notice: new…

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The 2002 Exhibition; Gerald and Thomas; Notice: Local History Week; 2002 Exhibition The creator’s story; The Tenth Anniversary of Carsphairn Heritage Centre; Notice: Glenkens School Concert.

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Chairman’s Address at the Annual General Meeting 2001; Local History Week; Minorities & Memories, Survivals and Extinction sin Scotland and Western Europe; Notice: Wanted; Sewing Machine Hints; Filming the McAdam Story; 2001 A ‘Watch this Space’…

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Notice: AGM; Alexander Frederick McAdam of Craigengillan born 10/10/1864 died 08/01/1901; The Great Carsphairn Drought; Local Places surveyed in 1848;

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The Missing Cat; Donation Number One; Old MacDonald Had A …; Notice: AGM & Heritage Group Productions; Donation Number Two; Notice: Stewards Party; “Petticoat Rule – Women of Carsphairn”; Appeal: The Bakers of Carsphairn.

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The Heritage Centre; The Herds’ Dance; Notices: Stewards, Spring Buffet Supper; The Census; Foot and Mouth Disease; Notice: death of Jean Abel; 2000 Visitors Book.

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Chairman's Report 2000; Holiday Presents; Poem by William Findlay Dickson.

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Notice: AGM; A Generation of MacMillans 1874-1965; U.S.And THEM; More music in Carsphairn area by Mrs Peggy Hutchinson.

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Spring Buffet; Visit to Eastriggs Heritage Centre; Carsphairn and the Boer War; Notice: Walks in 2000; poem; Snippet from the Diary.

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The Visitor’s Book; Notice: Spring Buffet Supper; A Fireside Conversation; Another one in the series ‘A Thousand Things You didn’t want to Know’; This year’s exhibition at the Heritage Centre; Notice: Heritage Group Outing.

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Chairman’s report from the 1999 AGM; Here’s another one among “A thousand things you didn’t want to know”; Further recollections of the Concert in Lagwyne Hall after WWII by Nan Gibson; Appeal: newsletter contribution.

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The Concert at Lagwyne Hall Carsphairn just after WWII; Notice: AGM; Bin there, done it all; The Annual Walk – Bardennoch Hill; Mysterious Occurrent at Carsphairn; The jars of Carsphairn.

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Hints for the Home; Notice: Stewards Lunch; So the Americans have never forgotten the Scots village; Notice: The Annual Walk; Book Review - “Exploring Galloway” by Mike Ansell; Loch Doon excerpt: The River Doon by Wilson MacArthur; Notice: AGM.

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The 1999 Exhibition; Notice: The Spring Buffet Supper; Recollections of Hydro Electricity Coming to Carsphairn by Willie Dickson; Place Names – Changes Over the Centuries; The Magical Rowan Tree; Sheep may Safely Braise; Traffic in Carsphairn during…

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Figuring it Out; Notices: new index; Chairman’s Report – 1998 Annual General Meeting; The Lending Library.

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Notice: AGM; Summer in the Hills; The Annual Walk – Knockgray; Quintin McAdam’s Letters.

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Notice: The Annual Walk; The Valley called Barbarusle; Notice: Heritage Group Productions; Ordnance Survey Notebook October 1847; Leadmine Walk at Black Craig; Outing to Woodhead Village and Mine (poem).

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Exhibition this year “All About Ewe”; Notice: Wanlockhead; History, Heritage and Nostalgia; Notice: Summer Outing to Black Craig Lead Mine; Births, Marriages & Deaths at Woodhead Leadmine; Notice: Annual Walk; Through the Door – Carsphairn in Poetry.
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