Carsphairn Archives

Carsphairn Archives

Carsphairn Heritage Centre, Carsphairn, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 3TQ

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: family history research photographs, slides, newspaper clippings and social history documents details of past livelihoods, living and working conditions rural skills and heritage crafts records of historic events history of places long demolished or changed in use

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Scottish Ornithologists’ Club

Scottish Ornithologists’ Club

George Waterston Library, Waterston House, Aberlady, East Lothian EH32 0PY

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: academic books, reports and journals, to beautiful antiquarian books with hand coloured images. Alongside there is a treasure trove of historically important archive materials, including notebooks, photographs, films, sound recordings, and letters.

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Scottish Borders Archives & Local Studies

Scottish Borders Archives & Local Studies

Heritage Hub, Kirkstile, Hawick TD9 0AE

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: School records, log books and admission registers. Parish records. Council records. Town council and burgh records. Police records. Poor law records. Local business records. Personal archives, correspondence and diaries. Maps and plans.

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Renfrewshire Heritage Centre

Renfrewshire Heritage Centre

Studio 907, Abbeymill Business Centre, 12 Seedhill Road, Paisley

Click here for more information. COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: Census records, OPRs, Electoral registers and voters rolls, Paisley weavers, hammermen, tailors records, monumental inscriptions and mortcloth, Poll tax rolls, hearth tax records, poor law, trade directories. Title deeds, books and journals, cain of Lochwinnoch, Council minutes, Maps, newspapers, Paisley pamphlets, postcards, sasines.

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East Lothian Council Archives & Local History Centre

East Lothian Council Archives & Local History Centre

John Gray Centre, 15 Lodge Street, Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3DX

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: Manuscripts, minute books and images relating to many aspects of East Lothian’s history. We are also the repository for records of East Lothian Council and its predecessors. Haddington Criminal Register, Poor Law records, Newspaper indexes, East Lothian Life Index, Index to Haddingtonshire Militia, Index to District Council Minutes, …

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Dumfries and Galloway Council Local Archives

Dumfries and Galloway Council Local Archives

Heritage Service, Ewart Library Catherine Street Dumfries DG1 1JB

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: Burgh records, Dumfries, Lockerbie, Moffat. Shipping Registers, Kirk Sessions and Presbytery. Dumfries poor board minutes. Local Newspapers from 2002.

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Ayrshire Archives

Ayrshire Archives

Ayrshire Archives HQ, South Harbour Street, Ayr KA7 1JA

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: South Ayrshire Council, East Ayrshire Council and North Ayrshire Council and their predecessor bodies, Burgh charter 1205, local government records, school records, church records, business, estate and family records.

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