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“Everyone helped with the Hay” 1 of 2

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“Everyone helped with the Hay” 1 of 2

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L-R William Campbell (Holm of Daltallochan); W McDowall (small boy at Keirs); Sam Johnstone (Boat House, Grimmet); John MacFadzean (Benwhat); ?; David Scott (Keirs); Tam Ferguson (Lochhead); Walter Scott (Drumrange); Bob Dickson (Jellieston)

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Bringing in sheep

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Photo taken by Peter Goldhorn?

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Jimmy Bell and J Blackstock in the background. Slide_1996-08

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Slide_1996-08

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Lennie was the Knockgray Shepherdess

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The Highland heifer won the overall championship at Ayr Show

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The Highland heifer won the overall championship at Ayr Show

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copy of unknown original

Misc_116.pdf

Misc_152.mp3
Topics - Farming and Women of Carsphairn

Misc_139.pdf

Ref_69_01.pdf
“McMillan’s Treatise on Pasturage of Sheep, 1790”
This Treatise on Sheep Management has been very kindly lent to the Group
by the Ewart Library, Dumfries, and is the only copy at present know
to exist. They have also supplied us with the…

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with the Dalmellington Brass Band at his Jubilee Birthday Party in 1889

Misc_97.pdf

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L-R Bobby Thorburn, (Shearing), Billy Ferguson, Anne Talman (turning sheep) Graham Wilson, Lawrence Thirtle (with fleece)

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L-R Wm Campbell, Holm of Daltallochan; W McDowall (small boy) Kiers, Sam Johnstone, Boat House Grimmet; John McFadzean, Benwhat; ?, David scott, Kiers; Tom Ferguson, Lochhead; Walter Scott, Drumgrange; Bob Dickson, Jellieston.

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From Photo Album (Photo_522) and referred to in doc CHG_34.

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From Photo Album (Photo_522) and referred to in doc CHG_34.

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From Photo Album (Photo_522) and referred to in doc CHG_34.

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From Photo Album (Photo_522) and referred to in doc CHG_34.

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From Photo Album (Photo_522) and referred to in doc CHG_34.

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L-R Adam McFadzen, Q Mitchell, David Mitchell, Mr McMorran of Liggate, Jimmy McFadzen and PC McLellan

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Garryhorn farm yard

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Laser copy

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Back- R Wilson (Shiel), F Howatson (My Father), Young Sandy Bell, (Knockoroch), S Wilson (The Shiel), J Wilson (Castel Maddie), Sandy Bell’s Sons (Braidenoch). G J Howatson “ Please note Rob Wilson is using two sticks for dipping the sheep not…

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Cutting the Hay at Carnavel

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(Identities have been obscured)

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L-R Bill Robson, Cathie Sinclair with Daughter Muriel, Sam Wilson, ? Sinclair, Grandpa Sinclair, Bunty Sinclair. From Mrs K Porteous, Lower Ardnannoch, Knockvennie

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pH Testing Kit

NL_054.pdf
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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Heritage Centre – Update on Progress, Stewarding; Comparison of Agriculture in 1891 and 1989 in Carsphairn Parish; Braxy; “Mrs Johnnie’s Carpet”; Notices: Committee Members, Membership reminder, American Airforce Memorial Plaque at Brockloch, Book…

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Notices: Summer Exhibition, Competition Winners, Request for Information, Rhinns of Kells Walk, Recipe Books, Old Time Dance, AGM and Talk, Membership; Kirkyard Find; Extract from the Dumfries standard 1859- 130 years ago; Farming objects; Excerpt…

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Iron wagon fittings + chain

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Hay rake

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Seedlip (for broadcasting seed)

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Gong, Carsphairn Horticultural & Pastoral Society 1890, Best Pen of Tups

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Gong, Carsphairn Horticultural & Pastoral Society 1897, Best Pen of Ewes and Lambs

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Horse shoes (2), pony sized

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Sheep shears

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Honing (sharpening) stones (2)

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Hooks, metal, assorted (5)

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Bucket, small metal

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Halter, leather, pony

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Pincers – blacksmith

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Milk sieve

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Milk pail (Howie)

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Tool for making shafts

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Dairy Thermometer

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Milking yoke

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Billycan

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unidentified part

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Collection of calf castration equipment - veterinary equipment

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George Paton (senior) shepherd at “The Moor”, Carsphairn. Farm belonged to a Mrs Craig. Photo taken late 1940s or early 1950s. Photo by Andrew Shearer Ayr.

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Back: George Paton (JR) George Paton (SR) clipping sheep at “The Moor”, Carsphairn sometime late 1940s or early 1950s. Photo by Andrew Shearer Ayr.

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George Paton (senior), shepherd, dipping sheep
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