Dumfriesshire


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Dumfriesshire

or

Dumfries,

former county, SW Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Dumfriesshire became (1975) part of the new Dumfries and Galloway region (now a council area).

Dumfriesshire

(until 1975) a county in S Scotland, on the Solway Firth, now part of Dumfries and Galloway
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Alpha Solway is headquartered in Dumfriesshire, which is also the location of their design and manufacturing facilities.
My father was born and farmed in Dumfriesshire, where the family seat of the Maxwells is situated at Nithsdale and we have long been involved in the Borders turbulent history.
Where and why Deep in the lush Dumfriesshire countryside lies this laid back family-owned country house hotel.
The painting was stolen from Drumlanrig Castle on the Duke of Buccleuch's estate in Dumfriesshire in 2003.
The Dumfriesshire trainer said: "We have a strong team of chasers, so we should have lots of winners over fences.
The bodies of Peter Elliot, aged 19, and his girlfriend Catriona Cook, aged 17, were discovered in a room at his father's farm three miles outside Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire.
And five foot soldiers from Dumfriesshire became a tourist attraction on the river front.
SARAH JAMES lives in Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale - the only seat the Tories won in 2005.
She has pledged a donation to preserve Moat Brae House in Dumfriesshire, where writer JM Barrie played as a schoolboy and got the inspiration to write his children's classic.
The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers' Mart PLC had forward 216 store & beef breeding cattle at their fortnightly sale.
Plumbob will shortly be sent for a new career in the point-to-point and hunter- chase scene with the Dumfriesshire couple's Hungerford-based daughter-in-law, Corrina.
Marcelle Bremner, aged 54, set up the display in an empty shop below her flat in Moniaive, Dumfriesshire.