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War, Military

Bell, A. Stranraer in World War Two, Stranraer and District Local History Trust, 2005. Clarsen, G. ‘“A fine university for women engineers”: a Scottish munitions factory in world war I’, Women’s History Review, 12 (2003).…

Robert Burns

Burns Federation. Commemoration at Dumfries of the 150th Anniversary of the Death of Scotland’s National Poet, Kilmarnock, 1946. Cunningham, A. The Life of Robert Burns, London, 1835. Dumfries and Galloway Library Service. Robert Burns: Reflections…

Planned Villages

Philip, L J. ‘The creation of settlements in rural Scotland: planned villages in Dumfries and Galloway, 1730-1850’, Scottish Geographical Journal, 119 (2003). Philip, L J. ‘Planned villages in Dumfries and Galloway, 1730-1850’, TDGNHAS, 3rd series,…

Maritime

Bonner, C. Book of Remembrance for those who died in the Solway within the area of Annan, Annan, 2009. Collin, D R. Kirkcudbright Shipping 1300-2005, Kirkcudbright, 2007. Cunningham, R R. Portpatrick and its Lifeboat, 1877-1977,…

Language

Bell, H F. Dalbeattie Words and Sayings: a Collection of Scots Words, Sayings, Proverbs and Old Photographs, Dumfries, 1999. Craigie, W A, et al., eds. A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue, from the Twelfth…