Kirkcudbrightshire


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Kirkcudbrightshire

or

Kirkcudbright,

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

Kirkcudbrightshire

a former county of SW Scotland, part of Dumfries and Galloway since 1975
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A prime example was the Galloway Water Power Company scheme comprising the construction of five power stations and eight reservoirs located in Kirkcudbrightshire, its catchment covering an area 39 miles long and 19 miles wide.
In 2009 she took over the running of a museum dedicated to her brother's motor racing achievements in Twynholm, Kirkcudbrightshire when it briefly closed.
The 52-year-old fatherof-two from Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, completed a six-month stint in Afghanistan and has worked in some of the world's most testing arenas.
How to upholster The speaker at the March meeting of Holywood SWI was Jenny Gardiner from Kirkcudbrightshire.
He will begin his epic journey in Kirkwall on Orkney on May 10 and will finish at his home near Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire.
The former trainee pharmacist, who then became a virtual recluse, was found dead in his luxury home in Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, in January.
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Susan DeVere set up the contest because her attempts to sell Orchardton Castle, near Auchencairn, Kirkcudbrightshire, failed.
Gordon takes championship win at Bankend Lockerbie ploughman Gordon Rae won his 11th Dumfriesshire and Kirkcudbrightshire Open Ploughing Championship at the weekend when the three-times postponed event went ahead at Bankend, near Dumfries.
Robin, 59, of Castle Douglas, in Kirkcudbrightshire, said: "I've become very close to Sohana.
He also swapped his council flat in Neilston, Renfrewshire, for a plush home in Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, where he cared for his polio-sufferer dad.
Her Vauxhall Astra was in a car park along the A762 about a mile north of Laurieston, Kirkcudbrightshire, She lived in Dalbeattie, which is about 15 miles from the scene.