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** Nairnshire RESOURCES **
« on: Thursday 05 June 03 12:55 BST (UK) »
Some links to Nairnshire resources to aid research:

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Where to start with Scottish Research? - www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,24468.0.html
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The Scottish Way of Birth and Death...(1855-1939)  www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,578172.0.html

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Re: ** Nairnshire RESOURCES **
« Reply #1 on: Friday 11 October 13 16:37 BST (UK) »
Census Records
Original Census images(1841-1911)(Paysite) - http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/
Transcriptions - http://freecen.rootsweb.com/
1841 Census
1851 Census
1861 Census
1871 Census

1881 Census for Residents of Nairn Combination Workhouse
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Nairn/Nairn1881.shtml


Directories


Family History Groups
Moray and Nairn Family History Society - http://www.morayandnairnfhs.co.uk

Cowdor Heritage Group - http://www.spanglefish.com/cawdorheritagegroup


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Re: ** Nairnshire RESOURCES **
« Reply #2 on: Friday 11 October 13 16:41 BST (UK) »
Land Records and Maps
National Library of Scotland maps - http://maps.nls.uk/
Genmaps - Six Maps of Nairnshire ranging from 1662 to 1896 -
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~genmaps/genfiles/COU_Pages/SCO_pages/nai.htm


Miscellaneous
Nairnshire GENUKI pages
http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/sct/NAI/

Nairnshire familysearch.wiki pages
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Nairnshire,_Scotland
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Category:Nairnshire

Nairnshire Wikipedia page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nairn_%28boundaries%29
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Nairn

Tobar an Dualchais Three Oral Tracks Nairn's River Banks and the Bonnie Woods of Cowdor
http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/en/results


Newspapers
www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk (Paysite, free to search)
Some UK libraries give access to this site - http://gale.cengage.co.uk/


Occupations
http://rmhh.co.uk/occup/


Pictures, Images and Photos


Schools, Workhouses and other Institutions
Nairn Combination or Nairn Union  - http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Nairn


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