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    Candlesticks - Pair ofOwl Candlesticks
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    Chairs -Four Wooden Kitchen Chairs
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    (Small grey stone.) R/387835 Private J Anderson, Royal Army Service Corps, 11th February 1919 Age 47
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    Jackson and Gosling cup & saucer
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    Crockery -1937 Coronation Plate
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    In memory of John MCMILLAN Late of Brockloch who died at Glencrosh the 31st March 1852 aged 57 years. Also of Jessie, his infant daughter who died at Mossdale 27th March 1828.
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    Erected by Agnes McCAA in the memory of her husband Andrew Ferguson who died at Knockskave 14th May 1865 . Also of their son John who died at Murscalloch 2nd February 1852 aged 18 months. The above Agnes McCAA died at Castramon Dunscore 15th Feb. 1889 aged 77 years.
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    In memory of David MCMILLAN 1815 - 1893. Come unto me all ye that labour and are heavy laden and I will give you rest. Matt. Xi. 28.
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    In memory of Anne MILLAR, spouse to David MCMILLAN who died at Lowbridge, Invernessshire 15th Oct. 1843 aged 22 years. Also the said David MCMILLAN second son of Alexander MCMILLAN formerly in Upper Holm of Dalquhairn who died at Glenwhisk Moniave 12th Oct. 1893 aged 78 years. Margaret MCMILLAN their daughter died at Moniaive 12th Nov. 1902 aged 60 years.
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    (Large stone pedestal) Erected by Mary MITCHELL in memory of husband George MITCHELL who died at Salutation Hotel 12th June 1896 aged 35. Also their daughter Mary who died 3rd July 1896 aged 6 and a half years. Also the above Mary MITCHELL who died at Glasgow 29th Dec. 1917 aged 63. Jean, daughter of the said George MITCHELL died 8th Aug. 1956.
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    In memory of Margret MINZIES, spouse to Robert WHITEFIELD who died at Woodhead Mine 14th Jan. 1843 aged 45 years. Also Thomas his son who died 30th May 1844 aged 22 years. Also the above Robert WHITEFIELD who died 10th Sept. 1844 aged 47 years. Also Thomas his son who died in infancy.
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    In memory of Catherine HADDOW who died 1st April 1868 aged 59 years. Adam MENZIES died 1st April 1839 aged 8 years. Maggie MENZIES died 28th Feb. 1844 aged 20 months. Thomas MENZIES died 18th March 1868 aged 39 years. George MENZIES died at Leadhills 16th Dec. 1878 aged 74 years.
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    Erected by William SEATON in memory of his daughter Marion who died at Craigengillan 28th July 1830, aged 10 years. Also his son Thomas SEATON who died at Meadowhead on 6th Oct. 1847, aged 21 years. Also Marion FERGUSSON his spouse who died at Meadowhead the 25th Sept. 1850 aged 62 years. Also the said William SEATON who died at Balgreggan 23rd Sept. 1858 aged 68 years, and interred in the churchyard at Stoneykirk. Also Thomas SEATON his grandson died at Cornharrow 27th July 1867 aged 16 years. Also Sarah MENZIES spouse of John SEATON his son who died at Cornharrow 21st Nov. 1877, aged 51 years. Also the said John SEATON died at Dalry 1st Feb. 1916 in his 100th year.
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    In memory of ....who died…………
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    In memory of Thomas DARGAVEL who died at Dundeugh 15th Sept. 1842 aged 63 years. Also his spouse Susannah MCKADAM who died 12th April 1842 aged 60 years. Erected by Their Sons
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    Erected by Alex SLOANE in memory of Agnes MCCORMICK his wife who died at Mark of Shennanton Parish of Kirkcowan 17th Dec. 1850 aged 56 years. The above Alexander SLOANE died at St. John’s Dalry on 25th May 1883 aged 73 years.
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    (Front) Erected by James MCCUTCHEON in memory of his children Ann who died at Cadgerhole 14th Feb. 1859 aged 19 years. Agnes who died at Cadgerhole 24th July 1862 aged 6 years. George & Jean who died in infancy. The above James MCCUTCHEON died at Dalmellington 22nd Jan. 1890 aged 86 years. Also his wife Mary WRIGHT who died at Dalmellington 16th Nov. 1893 aged 80 years. (Reverse) In memory of James BOND grandson of the said James MCCUTCHEON who died at Lambford 18th Sept. 1878 aged 6 years.
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    (Small stone) Illegible.
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    Erected in memory of William MCCULLOCH who died at the Ligget 17th Jan. 1862 aged 76 years. And of Jane FERGUSSON his wife who died in Carsphairn Village 10th Sept. 1864 aged 81 years. Also of Agnes their daughter who died at the Ligget 22nd May 1852 aged 27 years.
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    Erected in loving memory of James F BORTHWICK who died at Glen Muick Dalmellington 27th May 1909 aged 24 years. His mother Agnes FERGUSSON died at Port Mark 1st Aug. 1925 aged 78. His father John BORTHWICK died at Dumfries 6th Nov. 1942 aged 81 years.
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    (Could this be lying flat on its face beside Schoolhouse wall?) Erected by James FERGUSSON in memory of his son William who died at Craigengillan 14th March 1859 aged 8 months. Also his son John, who died 8th July 1874 aged 18 years. The above James FERGUSSON died at Craigengillan 21st July 1884 aged 64 years. Also his youngest daughter Susan who died at Glenmuick Dalmellington 18th June aged 44 years. Also Susan EDGAR widow of the above who died at Glenmuick Dalmellington 12th March 1914 in her 93rd year. Also his daughter Jane who died at Glenmuick 26th Feb. 1915 aged 61 years. Also his son William FERGUSSON died at Lead Mines 9th Feb. 1936 aged 78 years. Margaret EDGAR his mother in law who died 25th Oct. 1874 aged 86 years.
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    Erected by Jean MCCUTCHEON in memory of her husband Samuel DOUGLAS who died at Dilduff 19th Nov. 1855 aged 40 years. The above Jean MCCUTCHEON died at Marscalloch 16th May 1880 aged 65 years. Also of James BAIRD grandnephew of the above who died at Marscalloch 3rd August 1880 aged 29 years.
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    In memory of Agnes PATERSON spouse to Alexander SLOANE who died at Dindeugh Dec. 1811 aged 65 years. Also Ann MCGILL his spouse who died at Delaran 13th Jan. 1821 aged 45 years. The said Alexander SLOANE died 4th April 1827 aged 80 years.
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    Erected by Robert SLOANE to the memory of Jane CLEMENT his mother who died 8th June 1847 aged 67 years. Also James SLOANE, her husband who died 1st Nov. 1859 aged 83 years. He was schoolmaster at Carsphairn for the lengthened period of 48 years.
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    Erected by Thomas MCCULLOCH in memory of Elizabeth MCTURK his wife who died at Burnfoot Carsphairn 20th Oct. 1859 aged 68 years. The above Thomas MCCULLOCH died in Carsphairn Village 14th Jan. 1882 aged 91 years.
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    " .. ears listen to John Park, Crossmichael, and ... ... Stroanfreggan as they try out a duet before class."
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    Crown Staffordshire Cup and Saucer
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    Four Assorted Victorian Liquer Glasses
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    Three "Thistle" Plates
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    Two "Fruit" Country Plates
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    Trophy presented by Stevenson and Biddle to Carsphairn Carpet Bowling Club
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    Fishing Gaff
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    Gird and cleek
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    Three gouges
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    Stater's hammer
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    Square modem large glass jar with stopper
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    Large range Kettle
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    Small red painted oil lamp with chimney
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    Wooden mallet
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    Medals -3 WWI medals
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    Samples of Minerals from Woodhead Leadmine
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    Pot -Small Decorated Honey Pot with lid
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    Double handed cross cut saw
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    (Stone inside fence at wall) Erected 1838 In memory of Robert JAMIESON who died at Holm 26thJuly 1828 aged 52 years; Also of his daughter Mary Jamieson who died 13th July 1825 aged 8 years and of his son Samuel Jamieson who died 24th April 1830 aged 2 years and of his son Archibald who died at Holm 7th May 1846 in the 22nd year of his age. Also Mary Wallace relict of the above Robert Jamieson who died 31st August 1863 aged 75 years. In memory of Jessie, daughter of Richard Jamieson who died at Holm 5th March 1865 aged 23 days and of the said Richard Jamieson second son of the said Robert Jamieson who died 13th December 1869, aged 64 years. Also Jessie, second daughter of the above Richard Jamieson, who died at Holm 13th March, 1874 aged 5 years and 11 months, also Richard son of the above Richard Jamieson who died 21st August 1906, aged 45 years. Also John son of Richard Jamieson, Holm, who died 15th December 1913, aged 46 years. Mrs Jessie Jamieson born in the year 1837 and died on the 10th April 1916 aged 79 years. (At right of same gravestone) In loving memory of Robert JAMIESON died at Jamieston House 31st March 1942 Mary JAMIESON died 6th Jan. 1949. Also his wife Bessie SCOTT died at Folkestone 25th April 1953.
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    Set of Letter Scales on stand "guaranteed accurate" NI
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    Salters Pocket Balance
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    Various pairs spectacles
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    Sliding Bevel stock
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  • Object_75_Thermometer.jpg

    Dairy Thermometer
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    Toasting Fork - Modern extends
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  • Object_80_Trivet.jpg

    Large - patented by Spong
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    Small rounded, No 4 stamped on
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    Hom Vase
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    Black box 7" x 5" containing five medical instruments
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    Lidded basket containing 10 prs spectacles in cases, 1 without a muddle case; also 5 cut throat razors boxed and a pair of ditto in box
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    10" long metal shaft with square ends & bits bolted on loosely, prob. from mine
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    Storm - with holder for candle; top broken, piece inside
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    Safety razor by Gillette in silver coloured box, not identified
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    Set weights by Crane of Wolverhampton 1oz, 2oz, 4oz ,8oz ,1lb, 2lb& 4lbs
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    Kettle, small & black cast iron
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    Pot stand 12" high and rectangular
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    Weight , half an ounce
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    Round bottomed iron
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    Erected by MARY FERGUSON in loving memory of her husband JAMES SIBBALD MARTIN who died 1st August 1932 aged 67 years. Also the above MARY FERGUSON died 27th November 1941 aged 78 years. Also their daughter ANNIE WELSH who died 6th Aug. 1949 aged 46 years. Also their son JAMES FERGUSON beloved husband of MARY MUIR HUTCHISON who died 8th Dec. 1958 aged 60 years. Also their daughter ROBINA MITCHELL who died 20th Dec. 1984 aged 80 years.
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    In memoriam. Richard YULE. Died at Dalshancan 4th April 1889 aged 71 and Winifred his wife died at Edinburgh 13th April 1881 aged 66 also Catherine Jane, wife of Charles YULE who died at Old Garroch 6th March 1901, aged 34.
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    Sacred to this memory of the Rev. David WELSH born 5th July 1787 died at(sic) Minister of Carsphairn 22nd November 1869 after an incumbency of 36 years. Also Rebecca WELSH his sister who died at Dalmellington 1st June 1874 aged 73 years.
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    Erected by John MCMORRAN in memory of his daughter Christina Thomasina MCMORRAN who died at Marbrack 8th June 1875 aged 22 years. They that seek me early shall find me. Also Adam his son who died at Marbrack 28th May 1879 aged 22 years. Also the above John MCMORRAN who died at Marbrack on the 26th Aug 1893 aged 65 years. Also of Sarah MILLAR wife of John MCMORRAN who died at Marbrack Cottage, 1st Dec 1900 in the 76th year of her age. Also his youngest daughter Sarah Grace who died at Pibble, Creetown 22nd Dec 1915 aged 51 years. Also his son Alexander MCMORRAN died at Prestwick Rd., Ayr 31st Dec 1931 aged 72 years. Also Janet YOUNG his mother-in-law who died at Marbrack 9th Jan 1886 aged 86 years.
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    Erected by Thomas CAMPBELL in memory of his wife Elizabeth SLOSS who died at Holm, 10th Feb’y 1895, aged 62. The above Thomas CAMPBELL who died at Holm, 31st Dec’r 1903, aged 75 years. Also his daughter Jane CAMPBELL who died at Ayr, 6th Sept. 1955, and interred here.
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    (3 Plaques within railed plot) (PLAQUE NEAREST CHURCH) In memory of James MACMILLAN of Changue, eldest son of James MACMILLAN of Lamloch, who died 15th Feb, 1873 aged 36 years. Also Samuel MCCOLL MACMILLAN, of Corriedow, third son, who died 12th Jan. 1902 aged 61 years. Also James MACMILLAN, fourth son, who died at Calvine, Perthshire 24th December 1913, aged 69 years, and is interred here. MIDDLE PLAQUE: In memory of Thomas MACMILLAN of Lamloch who died 23rd Feb. 1831 and Jean BOYLE, his spouse who died 21st July 1829. Erected by their son James MACMILLAN of Lamloch who died 8th April 1865, aged 71 years. And Katherine MCCALL his spouse who died 18th March 1851, aged 35 years. Also David MACMILLAN their youngest son who died at Calvine, Perthshire, 26th March 1904, aged 57 years, and is buried here. (PLAQUE FURTHEST FROM CHURCH) In Memory of Katherine Broom MACMILLAN daughter of James MacMillan of Lamloch, who dies at Calvine, Perthshire 3rd December 1919 age 76 years and is interred here. Also William McCall MACMILLAN of Lamloch, second son, who died 26th October 1923 in his 86th year.
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    Margaret FERRIER ANDERSON wife of Rev. G.F.A. MACNAUGHTEN, born 7 April 1862 : died 6 June 1906. And George FERRIER ANDERSON MACNAUGHTEN - for 35 years minister of this parish born 4 Jan. 1855 died 11 April 1933.
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    Erected by Alexander MCTURK to the memory of John his son, who died in infancy at Barlae, Dalry, 26th October 1837. Also of Robert his son who died in Bradford 20th December 1870 aged 25 years. The said Alexander MCTURK died at Barlae, on the 28th day of June 1876 aged 78 years. Also of Alexander his youngest son died at Bournemouth on 30th Nov. 1890 aged 35 years. Also of Margaret his eldest daughter who died at Cuil Park Castle Douglas, on 31st Jan. 1892 aged 52 years. Also Jane HYSLOP his widow who died at Gordon Terrace New Galloway, on 8th Dec. 1892 aged 80 years. Also his sons & daughters interred elsewhere. John MCTURK aged 81 years. James MCTURK aged 73 years. William ACKROYD MCTURK aged 73 years. Jane MCTURK aged 64 years. Helen MCQUEEN aged 78 years.
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    MCADAM site (Inscription over gate) Burial place of the MCADAMS of Waterhead ancestors of John LOUDON MCADAM who invented the system of roadmaking now generally adopted & known by his name Gilbert MCADAM and his son James brother-in-law & nephew of Roger DUN both notable covenanters were buried here. The former was shot by kings troops near Kirkmichael Village 1682-5.
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    (Plaque on Church wall) In loving memory of Lieut. W.H. CATHCART, 3rd Batt. Worcester Reg’t born 3rd May 1880 died 7th Jan. 1902 at Mafeteng Basutoland South Africa while serving with 16th Mounted Infantry.
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    (Plaque on Church wall) In memory of Robert Kennedy, Marbrack Carsphairn Trouper Kitcheners Light Horse who died in field hospital from wounds received at Klips Drift Paardeberg South Africa 25th February 1900. Charles KENNEDY, died of wounds received at the battle of the Somme, 16th Nov. 1916, aged 36. Also Walter DOUGLAS KENNEDY, at Gaza, 19th April 1917 aged 30. Dulce et decorum est, pro patria mori.
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    Erected by David MCMATH in memory of his son Willie who died at Woodhead Mines 1st February 1891 in his 10th year. Also his wife Matilda GIBSON who died at Woodhead Mines 12th August 1904 aged 58 years. Also his son John who died at Glasgow 11th Oct. 1910, aged 40 years. Also his son David died 23rd December 1925 aged 42 years. Also the above David MCMATH died at Auchinleck 7th Jan. 1928 aged 83 years.
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    Erected in memory of Rodger DUNN, who was born at Benwhat, Parish of Dalmellington 1659. He suffered much persecution for the cause of Christ and was killed on the night of Carsphairn Fair June 1689 on the Farm of Brockloch. “Pluck’d from Minerva’s breast here am I laid, Which debt to cruel Atropos I’ve paid, Resting my clayey fabric in the dust, Among the holy ashes of the Just, My soul set sail for the celestial shore, Till the last trump the same with joy rested” Also Robert DUNN of Garryhorn who died Oct 6th 1738.
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    Back – Bobbie Martin ....... Carsphairn 1936
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