Contents of TDGNHAS Series III, Volume 23

Some Letters of Captain James Gordon, last of Craichlaw (1709-12) [Intimation only]
Author: Reid, R.C.
9

A Letter of Dr Chapman to Dr James Dinwiddie [Summary only]
Author: Smith, A. Cameron
10

A Reconsideration of Galloway Place-names [Summary only]
Author: M'Dowell, T.K.
10

Some Old family Papers [Summary only]
Author: Herries, D.C.
10

The Domestic Affairs of Caterpillers [Mention only]
Author: Balfour-Browne, F.
10

A Case of Piracy, 1565
Author: Borthwick, W.S.
11

Comlongan Tower, Dumfriesshire
Author: Simpson, W.D.
20

Some recent Excavations [Summary only]
Author: Davidson, J.M.
20

Note on the Carpet Weaving Industry at Kirkconnel [Summary only]
Author: Wilson, T.
30

The Arm of St Ninian
Author: Chadwick, H.
30

Grey Seals [Summary only]
Author: Pullen, O.J.
36

Social Wasps in the Solway Area
Author: Duncan, A.B.
36

The Function of the Eyes Apart from Sight (Mention only)
Author: Allan, P.B.M.
40

The Life History of the Dragon Fly [Summary only]
Author: Balfour-Browne, F.
40

The Culvennan and Gordon MSS
Author: Reid, R.C.
41

The Gordon MSS
Author: Reid, R.C.
56

The Derivation of Dumfries
Author: Reid, R.C.
60

The Birds of the Scar Rocks, Wigtownshire [Summary only]
Author: McWilliam, J.M.
65

The Old Castle Site at Caerlaverock
Author: Reid, R.C.
66

The Building of Auldgirth Bridge
Author: Shirley, G.W.
71

The Dumfriesshire Origin of Hector Boece
Author: Smith, A. Cameron
75

De Boyes of Dryfesdale
Author: Reid, R.C.
82

The Meaning of the Names of some British Birds and Their First Use in British Ornithology
Author: Gladstone, H.S.
84

Insects and Flowers [Summary only]
Author: Balfour-Browne, F.
115

Lichens [Mention only]
Author: Pullen, O.J.
115

The Biological Aspect of Bird Song in relation to Territory [Mention only]
Author: Brown, E.S.
115

Bow'd Rigs and some Agricultural Superstitions [Summary only]
Author: Davidson, J.M.
116

Caves, Potholes and Underground Water in Yorkshire Limestone [Summary only]
Author: Burnett, T.R.
116

Aspects of Hiberno-Caledonian Relations in Pre-Christian Times [Summary only]
Author: Childe, V. Gordon
117

On the Track of the Romans in Scotland [Summary only]
Author: Robertson, A.S.
117

Sand Dwellers and their Contrivances [Summary only]
Author: Elmhurst, R.
117

A List of the Coleoptera of the Solway District of Scotland
Author: M'Gowan, B.
118

Some Secrets of Nature [Summary only]
Author: Tierney, C.
134

Changes in the Abundance of British Birds [Summary only]
Author: Duncan, A.B.
135

Four Days on St Kilda [Summary only]
Author: McWilliam, J.M.
136

Note on a Cinerary Urn from Garrocher
Author: Reid, R.C.
136

Garrocher Cinerary Urn Report
Author: Childe, V. Gordon
139

Cremated Remains associated with a Cinerary Urn at Creetown (Garrocher)
Author: Low, A.
142

The Placename 'Croftangry'
Author: Watson, G.
143

Agnew of Kilumquha
Author: Reid, R.C.
151

Solitary Bees and Wasps [Mention only]
Author: Balfour-Browne, F.
155

The Glen Trool National Park [Summary only]
Author: M'Cormick, A.
155

The Roman Fort at Watercrook, Kendal [Summary only]
Author: North, O.H.
155

The Aquatic and Semi-Aquatic Hemiptera (Water Bugs) of the Solway District
Author: Brown, E.S.
156

The Aquatic Coleoptera of the Solway Up to Date
Author: Balfour-Browne, F.
164

British Birds Named after Persons
Author: Gladstone, H.S.
175

The Nunneries of Galloway
Author: Easson, D.E.
190

Sanquhar Church during the Eighteenth Century (2)
Author: M'Millan, W.
200

Hand Spinning [Mention only]
Author: Jeffs, J.G.
230

The Family of Mr John Hepburn of Urr
Author: Smith, A. Cameron
231

The Great Barrier Reef [Summary only]
Author: Yonge, G.M.
231

Obituary: A. Cameron Smith
Author: Council, The
239

Obituary: Frank Miller
Author: Council, The
239

Presentations [1941-45]
Author: Council, The
241

Exhibits [1943-45]
Author: Council, The
245

Rules of the Society [Adopted 1944, 25th November]
Author: Council, The
246

List of Members [As at 1946, 1st April]
Author: Council, The
250

List of Presidents [As at 1944]
Author: Council, The
258