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***LINKS to Wigtownshire Resources***
« on: Thursday 05 June 03 13:13 BST (UK) »
Some links to Wigtownshire resources to aid research:

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Re: ***LINKS to Wigtownshire Resources***
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 25 July 12 16:15 BST (UK) »
Census


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Census information Crown Copyright, www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

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Re: ***LINKS to Wigtownshire Resources***
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 25 July 12 16:42 BST (UK) »
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Miscellaneous a number of links by place and some more general information


More general info here:

Newspapers


Workhouses

  • Workhouse Locations, Scottish Poorhouses - Wigtownshire.

Rhins of Galloway Stranraer
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Wigtownshire

1881 Census of the Residents of Dalrymple St Inch Stranraer
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Wigtownshire/Wigtownshire1881.shtml

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