Contents of TDGNHAS Series III, Volume 40 (Centenary Volume)

Obituary

An Appreciation of Dr R.C.Reid
by R.B.K. Stevenson
9

An Appreciation of Dr R.C.Reid
by C.A. Ralegh Radford
10

An Appreciation of Dr R.C.Reid
by Miss Anne S. Robertson
11


Articles

The Society's Centenary Celebrations
By Dr Annie I. Dunlop
13

From Jubilee to Centenary: The Presidential Address
by M.D. McLean
17

The Observatory Museum, Dumfries
by A.E. Truckell
33

The Upper Old Red Sandstone Rocks near Kirkbean, Kirkcudbrightshire
by H. Nisbet
37

The Mesolithic in Dumfries and Galloway, Recent Developments
by A.E. Truckell
43

Some Notes on the Geology of Mid Eskdale
by A. McCracken
48

Prehistoric Site at Kirkburn, Lockerbie
by W.F. Cormack
53

Some Preliminary results of an Investigation of the Food of Fish in the Solway
by B.R.H. Williams, E.J. Perkins and A. Hinde
60

A Preliminary list of the Marine Fauna and Flora of the Solway Firth, with some Notes on the Distribution of Elminius Modestus Darwin
by E.J. Perkins and B.R.H. Williams
75

Dumfries and Galloway in the Dark Ages: Some Problems
by A.E. Truckell
89

The Relation of Shell Beds to Living Molluscan Fauna
by John B. Wilson
98

The Churches of Dumfriesshire and Galloway
by C.A. Ralegh Radford
102

Late-Glacial Deposits near Lockerbie
by W.W. Bishop
117

Pollen Analysis of Four Samples from the River Annan, Dumfriesshire
by N.T. Moar
133

The Customs Accounts of Kirkcudbright, Wigtown and Dumfries, 1434–1560
by Athol Murray
136

Plant Distribution in South-West of Scotland
by H. Milne-Redhead
163

Records of Dumfries and Galloway
by A.E. Truckell
168

Letters from Dumfries during the Jacobite Rebellion in 1745
by W.A.J. Prevost
171

Some Memorials of Goldielea
by E. Balfour-Browne
184

A Group of Separate Cup-and-Ring marked Slabs in the Cairnholy-Auchenlarie District
by A.E. Truckell
192


Obituary

John Clarke: An Appreciation
by A.E. Truckell
196


Review

Pre-historic Scotland by R.Feacham
reviewed by A.E.Truckell
197


List of Members [As at 1963, 1st March]
202