Contents of TDGNHAS Series III, Volume 79

Articles

A Rook in Dumfriesshire a 2004 Profile
by John Young
1

Preliminary Survey of the Macrophyte Flora of Loch Skeen, Dumfriesshire
by Andrew Dalton
21

In a Quiet Watered Land
by Diana Coles
25

Bronze Age Settlement at Ross Bay, Kirkcudbright
by Damien Ronan and Joanna Higgins
47

Excavation of a Bronze Age Barrow at Duncow
by Jim Parry
71

Brittonic Place-Names from South-West Scotland, Part 6
by Andrew Breeze
91

A Mail Garment from the Medieval Church at Barhobble
by David H. Caldwell, W.F. Cormack, and Thea Gabra-Sanders
95

Dervorguilla of Galloway
by Marjorie Drexler
101

The William McDowall Selby Collection
by Dr Jane Murray
147

Research on the Lives of Helen Walker and her Sister Isobell Walker
by Stanley J Morton
173


Addenda Antiquaria

Fifteenth-Century Town Defences at Annan? A Rebuttal
by Ronan Toolis
183

The Rapid and Continued Decline of the Rook in Dumfriesshire — Results of the 2005 Census
L.R. Griffin, D. Skilling, R.T. Smith and J.G. Young
186


Proceedings
191