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RMC_29 - Photo - John McCutcheon, Carsphairn Fiddler 1954.pdf
John McCutcheon was an accomplished musician (fiddler) from Lamford, Carsphairn. He was often heard playing at local events and dances. He was born in 1886 and would have played similar events to Robbie Murray.

RMC_27 - Programme - 350th Anniversary of the founding of Carsphairn Parish Church - Rev. John J Miller.pdf
Rev. John Miller was Minister of the parish during Robbies later life and visited him many times at home before his death 1987.

RMC_26 - Dance Card for Carsphairn Herd Dance 1938.pdf
Given to Jo Miller in the 1980's by Ben Welsh, singer who herded at Carsphairn, and lived latterly at Holywood, Ayrshire. Ben was on the committee which re-started the Herds' dance after it had lapsed. Robbie Murray would probably have attended/…

RMC_25 - Music Score - Ken Valley - composed by Rev. H G Mullo-Weir, St Johns Dalry.pdf
Rev. H G Mullo-Weir was Minister during Robbies lifetime, this score was possibly played by Robbie

RMC_24 Robbie Murray's Drawing Book.pdf
Drawing Book which belonged to Robbie Murray whilst at Polharrow School

RMC_23 Slate (from Polharrow School?).jpg
from Polharrow School, attended by Robbie Murray

RMC_22 Photo of Gilbert and Robert Murray receiving their RHAS certificates..jpg
Photo of Gilbert and Robert Murray receiving their RHAS certificates

RMC_21 Poem entitled %22Och Jock McKay was married%22.pdf
thought to have been written by Robbie Murray

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RMC_20 Poem entitled %22The Sang o' the Blackfaced Tup%22.pdf
thought to have been written by Robbie Murray

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RMC_19 Poem entitled %22Newton Stewart Tup Sale%22 written by Allan Ramsay.pdf
Allam Ramsey was a friend and co-worker of Robbie Murray

RMC_18 - Poem written by Robbie Murray to Allan Ramsay..pdf
Allam Ramsey was a good friend and co-worker of Robbie Murray

RMC_17 Framed certificate from SLF to Gilbert Murray for 40 years on Forrest Estate.jpg
Framed certificate presented by the Scottish Landowners Federation to Gilbert Murray (Robbies Murrays brother) for 40 years on service given to Forrest Estate as a shepherd

RMC_16 Framed certificate from SLF to Robbie Murray for 40 years on Forrest Estate.jpg
Framed certificate presented by the Scottish Landowners Federation to Robbie Murray for 40 years on service given to Forrest Estate as a shepherd

RMC_15a Long service medal David Murray 31 years.jpg
Presented to David Murray by The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland for long-service as a shepherd at Forrest Estates

RMC_14a Long service Medal Robbie Murray 30 years.jpg
Presented to Robbie Murray by The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland for long-service as a shepherd at Forrest Estates

RMC_13a Long Service Medal Robbie Murray 50 years.jpg
Presented to Robbie Murray by The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland for long-service as a shepherd at Forrest Estates

RMC_12 Photo of ceilidh Jo Miller, Robbie Murray etc.pdf
This photo was taken during a field study by Jo Miller visiting Robbie Murrays cottage. More information can be found by visiting the School of Scottish Studies Archive.

RMC_11 Photocopy of newspaper article re Murrays long service. December 1952.pdf
Article about the long service of the Murray Family to Forrest Estates near Dalry.

RMC_10 photo of Robbie Murray.pdf
Photo of Robbie Murray - copy

RMC_9 Poem - The Aul' Exiled herd's Request.pdf
Poem - The Aul' Exiled herd's Request - thought to have been written by Robbie Murray

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RMC_8 Poem - Dedication to my late dear friend Robbie Murray by Allan Ramsay..pdf
This poem was written by Allan Ramsey a fellow shepherd of Robbie Murray and a good friend

RMC_7 Bible given to Isabella McAdam on the occasion of her marriage from Mr McNaughton. .jpg
Isabella McAdam was Robbie's Mother

RMC_6 Bible given to David Murray on the occasion of his marriage from Rev McNaughton..jpg
David Murray father of Robbie Murray

RMC_5 - Postcard of Blackface sheep ..pdf
Postcard of Blackface sheep thought to have belonged to Robbie Murray

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RMC_4 - Photo of Gilbert and Robbie Murray 1972..pdf
Photo of Gilbert and Robbie Murray - brothers

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RMC_3 - Music Score - Polharrow New Brig by Robbie Murray..pdf
Piece of music written by Robbie Murray about Polharrow New Brig, close to where he lived and worked on the Forrest Estate

RMC_2 - Miss Jo Miller by Robbie Murray..pdf
A piece of music written by Robbie Murray for Ms Jo Miller (daughter of Rev. John Miller)

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Mrs Murrays funeral mirrored the life she led. Many family and friends gathered at the service in Moffat Parish Church, which was preceded by a service at her home near Crocketford. There was no organ music, the hymns were unacommpanied and her…

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Back row L-R – Mrs Templeton, Mrs McCutcheon, Miss Blythe, Mrs McMorran, Mrs H Bell, Jeanie Hewitson, Mrs Dickson, Mrs Murray, Mrs Jardine, Mrs McCreath, Mrs Williamson, Mrs Belford, Mrs Richardson, Minnie Tait, Jean Alexander. Middle Row – Mrs…

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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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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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