Contents of TDGNHAS Series II, Volume 4

Donations [1883, 5th October]
Author: Council, The
1

Exhibits [1883, 5th October]
Author: Council, The
1

Successful outcome of Protest against proposed changes to the Old Bridge of Dumfries
Author: Council, The
2

Donations [1883, 2nd November]
Author: Council, The
4

Exhibits [1883, 18th November]
Author: Council, The
5

The Museums of Brussels [Summary only]
Author: Starke, J.G. Hamilton
5

The Sociological Value of Entomology
Author: Sharp, D.
5

Donations [1883, 7th December]
Author: Council, The
6

Ornithological Notes [1883]
Author: Hastings, W.
6

Exhibits [1884, 4th January]
Author: Council, The
7

First Blossoming of Wild Flowers in Tynron during the Summer Months of 1882 and 1883
Author: Shaw, J.
8

Notes on the National Collection of Antiquities in the Museum at Edinburgh [Mention only]
Author: Black, G.F.
8

Notes on the Natural History of Southport [Summary only]
Author: Gilchrist, J.
8

Special Meeting in Greyfriars' Hall, Dumfries: Items of Members' Interests
Author: Council, The
9

Exhibits [1884, 1st February]
Author: Council, The
10

Mr J. M'Meekan's Departure for Tasmania
Author: Council, The
10

The Founder of Lincluden Abbey and his Relatives [Abstract]
Author: M'Dowall, W.
10

Zymotic Diseases, their Cause and Cure [Abstract]
Author: Wilson, J.
12

Donations [1884, 7th March]
Author: Council, The
14

Exhibits [1884, 7th March]
Author: Council, The
14

The Destruction of Beasts and Birds of Prey
Author: Maxwell, W.J.
14

Notes on Lincluden Abbey
Author: Barbour, J.
18

Exhibits [1884, 4th April]
Author: Council, The
35

Orchardton Tower [Summary only]
Author: Matthewson, J.
35

Surnames [Summary only]
Author: Brown, T.    35
A Geological Sketch of Annandale
Author: Johnstone, G.
36

The Dimensions of the Old Bridge of Dumfries
Author: Barbour, J.
37

Visit to see the Results of the Lincluden Abbey Excavations [1884, 21st June]
Author: Council, The
37

Visit to the Site of Excavations at the Old Bridge of Dumfries [1884, 7th and 12th June]
Author: Council, The
37

Exhibits [1884, 3rd October]
Author: Council, The
40

Dr D. Sharp's move to Southampton [Mention only]
Author: Council, The
41

Donations [1884, 7th November]
Author: Council, The
43

Egypt: its Language, its people and its Antiquities [Summary only]
Author: Grant, J.A.S.
43

Exhibits [1884, 7th November]
Author: Council, The
43

Notes on the Druidical Circle at Holywood
Author: Gilchrist, J.
44

Notes on Local Ornithology [1884]
Author: Hastings, W.
45

Notes on the Ancient Bronze Implements and weapons in the National Museum of Antiquities in Edinburgh [Summary only]
Author: Black, G.F.
45

Remarks on the recent Additions to the Flora of Dumfriesshire and Galloway [Abstract]
Author: Coles, F.R.
47

Ancient Modes of Sepulture [Mention only]
Author: Starke, J.G. Hamilton
50

Donations [1884, 5th December]
Author: Council, The
50

Exhibits [1884, 5th December]
Author: Council, The
50

Notes on the Flora of Upper Nithsdale, and additions to the Flora of Dumfriesshire
Author: Davidson, A.
50

A Visit to the Giant's Causeway [Mention only]
Author: Shaw, J.
56

Dates of the First Blossoming of Plants in Tynron [1884]
Author: Shaw, J.
56

Exhibits [1885, 2nd January]
Author: Council, The
57

Notes on some Trichoptera from the Stewartry [Kirkcudbrightshire]
Author: King, J.J.
57

Notes on the Town's [Dumfries] Common Mills and their History
Author: Barbour, J.
58

Obituary: Francis W. Grierson
Author: Council, The
70

Donations [1885, 6th February]
Author: Council, The
71

Exhibits [1885, 6th February]
Author: Council, The
71

Obituary: Rev J.B.Johnstone
Author: Council, The
71

Presbytery House, Dumfries, to be considered as a Meeting Place for the Society [Mention only]
Author: Council, The
71

The Broads and Fens of East Anglia
Author: Bennett, A.
72

The Influence of Trees on Climate and Rainfall [Abstract]
Author: Gray, P.
72

Donations [1885, 6th March]
Author: Council, The
75

Early Notices of the use of Tobacco in Britain [Mention only]
Author: Chinnock, E.J.
75

Exhibits [1885, 6th March]
Author: Council, The
75

The Rocks of the Moffat District and their Fossil Remains
Author: Dairon, J.
75

A Memoir of the Rev Mr Gatt, Minister of Graitney [Gretna], 1727-87
Author: Starke, J.G. Hamilton
82

Modern Egypt [Summary only]
Author: Grant, J.A.S.
86

A Leaflet from the Book of Nature
Author: Coles, F.R.
87

Donations [1885, 3rd April]
Author: Council, The
87

Exhibits [1885, 3rd April]
Author: Council, The
87

The Society's New Rooms [Presbytery House, Dumfries]
Author: Council, The
87

The Arctic Shell-beds of the Clyde [Abstract]
Author: MacFadzean, R.W.
93

The Ancient Lake Dwellings [Crannogs] of Scotland [Summary only]
Author: Black, G.F.
94

Lovely Polly Stewart
Author: Barbour, J.
95

The Presbytery House, Dumfries, as a potential Meeting Place for the Society [Presbytery House Scheme]
Author: Council, The
98

Donations [1885, 2nd October]
Author: Council, The
99

Exhibits [1885, 2nd October]
Author: Council, The
99

A List of Kirkcudbrightshire Molluscs
Author: Coles, F.R.
103

Donations [1885, 6th November]
Author: Council, The
103

Exhibits [1885, 6th November]
Author: Council, The
103

A Day on Ben Lawers [Perthshire] [Abstract]
Author: M'Andrew, J.
108

The Botany of the Sanquhar District [1885]
Author: Davidson, A.
109

A List of the Birds of Tynron Parish [1885]
Author: Brown, T.
113

Donations [1885, 4th December]
Author: Council, The
113

Exhibits [1885, 4th December]
Author: Council, The
113

Notes on the Local Ornithology for 1885
Author: Hastings, W.
121

The Ruthwell Cross
Author: Black, G.F.
123

Obituary: Dr J.Gilchrist
Author: Council, The
133

The Society's New Rooms [Presbytery House, Dumfries]
Author: Council, The
133

Exhibits [1886, 8th January]
Author: Council, The
134

Galloway Place Names
Author: M'Kie, J.
134

Donations [1886, 5th February]
Author: Council, The
141

A Gossip about Lichens [Abstract]
Author: Gray, P.
142

At Aberdeen with the British Association [Mention only]
Author: Shaw, J.
142

Exhibits [1886, 5th February]
Author: Council, The
142

Some Practical Suggestions [Mention only]
Author: Starke, J.G. Hamilton
142

A Stoic Philosopher's View of the Diety [including notes on the teachings of Epictetus] [Summary only]
Author: Chinnock, E.J.
143

An Hour with the Old Scottish Balladists [Mention only]
Author: M'Dowall, W.
143

Donations [1886, 5th March]
Author: Council, The
143

Exhibits [1886, 5th March]
Author: Council, The
143

Obituary: Mr W.Adamson [Treasurer]
Author: Council, The
143

Donations [1886, 2nd April]
Author: Council, The
144

Obituary: Bust of the Late President [Dr J.Gilchrist]
Author: Council, The
144

Botanical Field Notes for 1885
Author: Fingland, J.
145

Recent Additions to the British Flora
Author: Bennett, A.
148

An Evening with the Microscope [Special Lecture - Mention only]
Author: Wilson, J.
155

Buttercups, Primroses and Daisies [Special Lecture - Mention only]
Author: Wilson, J.
155

Human Anatomy and Physiology [Special Lecture - Mention only]
Author: Rutherford, J.
155

Some Points of Insect Physiology [Special Lecture - Mention only]
Author: Mullins, R.
155

The Eye [Special Lecture - Mention only]
Author: Cunningham, J.
155

Verses for the Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society, November 1885
Author: Mounsey, A.
156

Field Meeting. Torthorwald Castle, Wood Castle, Lochmaben, Corncockle Quarry and Spedlins Tower
Author: Not declared
157

Field Meeting. Southwick Glen and Douglas Hall
Author: Not declared
158

Field Meeting. Holywood Stone Circle, Glencairn Churchyard, Moniaive, Craigdarroch and Barjarg Tower
Author: Not declared
161

Field Meeting. Garrel Old Churchyard and Raehills Glen
Author: Not declared
163

Field Meeting. Beattock Hill, Auchencas Castle, Garpol Glen and Lochhouse Tower
Author: Not declared
164

Field Meeting. Lochmaben Castle, Dormont House and Kelhead Quarries
Author: Not declared
165

Field Meeting. Spottes Glen and Moat of Urr
Author: Not declared
167

Field Meeting. Parton Slate Quarries, Parton Church and Loch Ken
Author: Not declared
168

Field Meeting. Thornhill District, Drumlanrig, Glenairlie, Burnmouth, Tibbers Castle and Dr Griersons's Museum
Author: Not declared
171

Field Meeting. Caerlaverock Castle, Comlongan Castle and Ruthwell Cross [With Cumberland and Westmorland Archaeological Society]
Author: Not declared
172

Field Meeting. Munches District, Granite Quarries, Buittle Church and Kirkennan
Author: Not declared
172

Field Meeting. Brighouse Bay and Borgue
Author: Not declared
175

Field Meeting. Castlemilk House, Cowdens Quarry and Burnswark Camp
Author: Not declared
176

Field Meeting. Kirkconnell Woods, Landis Tower [Abbot's Tower], Sweetheart Abbey, St Queran's Well
Author: Not declared
179

Field Meeting. Lochmaben - Wood Castle and Bruce's Castle
Author: Not declared
180

Field Meeting. Ecclefechan, Kirkconnel Lea, Merkland Cross and Birrens Camp
Author: Not declared
183

Field Meeting. Morton Castle, Morton Old Church, Gatelawbridge Quarries and Crichope Linn
Author: Not declared
183

Field Meeting. Annan, Brydekirk and Corsehill Quarries
Author: Not declared
184

Report of Sub-Committee on the Acquisition of the New Rooms [Presbytery House, Dumfries]
Author: Council, The
186