Contents of TDGNHAS Series III, Volume 54 (Wanlock and Leadhills Volume)

Articles

Waders in the Outer Solway
by R.C. Dickson
1

Dumfriesshire Bird Report 1977
by R.T. Smith, D. Skilling and J. Williams
7

The Gold Lunula of Auchentaggart
by Joan J. Taylor
12

The Silver Chain from Whitecleugh, Shieldholm, Crawfordjohn, Lanarkshire
by Isabel Henderson
20

Excavations at Whithorn Priory, 1972 and 1975
by Christopher Tabraham
29

Some Old Harbours in Wigtownshire
by Angus Graham
39

Leadsmelting sites at Wanlockhead 1682–1934
bu G. Downs Rose and W.S. Harvey
75

Lord Hopetoun's Mine at Leadhills: Illustrated by David Allan and Paul Sanby
by W.A.J. Prevost
85

A View of the Leadmines at Wanlockhead, 1775
by W.S. Harvey and G. Downs Rose
90

Wanlockhead Miners' Library 1756–1979
by John C. Crawford and Stuart James
97

Introduction to E.M.Brown's 'A Leadhills Diary for 1745'
by J. Williams
105

A Leadhills Diary for 1745
transcribed by Miss E. M. Brown
105

18th Century Property Lists from Wanlockhead Testaments
by James Williams
132


Addenda Antiquaria

The Discovery of Two Flat Axes near Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries
by M.J. Yates
147

Some Unrecorded Mineral Trials in Kirkcudbrightshire
by James D. Floyd
149

Dumfries Rentals of 1674–1703
by A.E. Truckell
152

The Wanlockhead Curling Society
by G. Downs Rose
156

Suicide Stones from Lowther Hill, Wanlockhead
by A.E. Truckell and J. Williams
159

Wanlockhead and Leadhills. A Botanical Note
Author: Martin, J.D.S.
156

Wanlockhead Roads
by J. Robertson
161

The Wanlockhead Silver Band
by George Gracie
164

The Day Book (1742–50) of William Hendry, a Wanlockhead and Leadhills Merchant
by James Williams
167

A Select Bibliography of the Wanlockhead and Leadhills Area
by the Editor [James Williams]
173

A Note on Housing at Wanlockhead
by G. Downs Rose
174


Obituary

Robert Jardine Little
by W.F.C. [W.F. Cormack]
176


Proceedings 1978–79
177