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The Loss of The Princess Victoria

The loss of the Stranraer-Larne ferry,‘Princess Victoria’ in a severe storm in the North Channel on 31st January 1953 when 133 people perished.

Author: Jack Hunter – Published: 2010 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-04-7


The Rhinns Forgotten Air Disaster

The story of the tragic loss of a Douglas C-47 aircraft in 1944.

Author: Sandy Rankin – Published: 2019 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-15-3


Place Names of the Wigtownshire Moors and Machars

An invaluable guide to the origins of place names around us (a companion book to ‘Place-Names in the Rhinns of Galloway and Luce Valley’)

Author: John MacQueen – Published: 2008 – ISBN: 0-9535776-8-6


Wait Till Your Father Comes Home on Leave

Reminiscences of young Donnie Nelson from 1939 until the end of World War Two.

Author: Donnie Nelson – Published: 2012 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-07-8


Bobbies on the Beat

This book charts the history of the Wigtownshire Constabulary’s bobbies, their responsibilities, beats and investigations.

Author: David Kirkwood – Published: 2009 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-02-3


The Wigtownshire Constabulary

The history of the Police Force in the County from 1834 until 1948.

Author: David Kirkwood – Published: 2008 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-00-9


Garlieston During World Wars 1 and 2

This book tells the story of how the villagers and their children lived through the two world wars.

Author: David Kirkwood – Published: 2018 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-14-6


Aircrew in Wartime

Norman Fidler relates his wartime experiences in the R.A.F. in World War Two.

Author: Norman Fidler – Published: 2006 – ISBN: 0-9542966-4-8


Church Buildings in Wigtownshire

John Hume presents in his beautiful drawings the remains of Chapel Finion (10th to 11th century) to Sandhead Church built in 1963. There are 67 drawings and scripts.

Author: John R Hume – Published: 2016 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-11-5


Wigtownshire Vernacular Buildings

A comprehensive book of Wigtownshire’s historic buildings with over 100 drawings by the author.

Author: John R Hume – Published: 2009 – ISBN: 978-1-906737-01-6