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Kintyre Antiquarians' in recording Kintyre's past history and in recording the natural

features of Kintyre's beautiful environment".

Though the present editor of The Society's magazine, Angus Martin, is ever-
concerned about protecting the copyright in his own and other authors works
published in the magazine, many of the early magazine articles, including
many by the present magazine editor Angus Martin himself, were put online
on 'The Kintyre Mag' website at http://www.kintyremag.co.uk/, between
1997 and 2006, by Campbeltonian Ian Forshaw, the story recorded in his article
"Antiquity and Technology" (Kintyre Magazine No 46, Autumn 1999, pages
28/29) and though, 'for personal reasons', Ian Forshaw has added no more
Though some might eschew the idea that 'the present is a product of the past', there material to his website added since the end of February 2006, he has continued to
are more than as many others who would seek out that past in the pages of the keep 'The Kintyre Mag' website online at http://www.kintyremag.co.uk/
wonderful little magazines produced by our local history groups. and the valuable archive of articles easily trawled given the contents indexes here.

When, in 2006, Argyll and Bute Council decided to house Campbeltown's Public
Library in a new leisure complex, turning the former library building into council
offices, 'The Society' had to transfer its library and archives to temporary
accommodation in Campbeltown's Town Hall and at that point The Society's
magazine and other collections then became inaccessible to researchers other
than The Society's Office-Bearers - Angus Martin, in his editorial notes to the
Spring 2008 No 63 issue of 'The Kintyre Magazine', reports there that "Despite
A. I. B. Stewart repeated representations by letter and telephone, Argyll and Bute Council has failed
to offer us alternative accommodation since our eviction in 2006 from 'The Burnet
In the very first, April 1977-published, "Kintyre Magazine", A. I. B. Stewart, Building' after almost 79 years there. Our collection, less the books which were
President of The Kintyre Antiquarian and Natural History Society, wrote that deemed surplus to requirements and sold, continues to be piled against a wall of a room
"In an age when scholarship is at a discount and change is regarded by many as in The Town Hall, inaccessible to researchers and vulnerable to deterioration" - All
synonymous with improvement, it seems to me that it becomes all the more correspondence regarding matters pertaining to 'The Society' should be addressed to
important to look over our shoulders at the lives and achievements of our ancestors, Angus Martin, 13 Saddell Street, Campbeltown, Argyll PA28 6DN and all enquiries
for only by understanding the past can we prepare for the future". about subscriptions and magazine distribution addressed to Mrs Frances Hood,
Craiglussa, Peninver, By Campbeltown, Argyll PA28 6QP who, though many
An article in the magazine's first issue, by Hector L. MacKenzie, tells us how, "On magazine editions are now no longer available, may be able to supply 'back-numbers',
14th June, 1921, the then Macdonald of Largie and Sheriff J. MacMaster Campbell some of which may also be available, along with other books of Kintyre interest, from
issued a circular letter convening a meeting in The Argyll Arms Hotel,
Campbeltown, on 21st June, relative to the proposed formation of a society for the K. Martin, Booksellers, 14 Main Street, Campbeltown, Argyll PA28 6 AG, Scotland
study of the Archaeology, History and Antiquities of Kintyre and the preservation Telephone + 44 ( 0 ) 1586 - 552595 E-mail Kmartinbooks (at) aol.com
of the older records of the district.
The Old Bookshelf, 8 Cross Sreet, Campbeltown, Argyll PA28 6 HU, Scotland
The aim of The Kintyre Antiquarian and Natural History Society's twice-yearly Telephone + 44 ( 0 ) 1586 - 551114 E-mail info (at) theoldbookshelf.com
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THE KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 02 - December 1977

KINTYRE ANTIQUARIAN & NATURAL Editorial 2


HISTORY SOCIETY
Caradil Roads - May 1754 2
MAGAZINE
No 1 April 1977 Clachan Water - Cost of Bridges - May 1763 2
THE MAGAZINE
of Beginnings of The Lighthouse - 1 Ann Aikman Smith, M.A. 3
The Kintyre Antiquarian & Natural History Society. Beginnings of The Lighthouse - 2 Ann Aikman Smith, M.A. 3
President: A. I. B. Stewart, O.B.E., B.L.
Sussex's Letter to Queen Elizabeth 7
NUMBER ONE SPRING 1977
John Smith D. D Isabel Mary Scott, M.D. 8
KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 01 - April 1977
Recording Early Gravestones Frances Hood 10
Foreword & Introduction : Duncan Colville and A. I. B. Stewart 2
A. I. B. Stewart Page : Introduction - A. I. B. Stewart Saddell - Trades and Occupations - 1794 10
Editorial 3
History of The Society Hector L. MacKenzie, M.A. 4 Campbeltown Family in Antrim Jimmy Irvine 11
Jet Necklace Frances Hood 6
Largie J.R. Maxwell-Macdonald, J.P. 7 The Aenans Agnes Stewart 13
Coal 8
Moles 8 Bracken - A Weed of Great Antiquity R. C. Kirkwood, B.Sc, Ph.D. 14
Southend Schools 8
The North Carolina Connection Angus MacVicar, M.A. 9 Campbeltown Town Hall and Tolbooth History 17
Highland Church Rebuilding 12
Sika Deer in Kintyre - 1 T. W. G. Coulson, B.Sc., F.I.F. 13 Customs and Excise K. H. Holland 18
Sika Deer in Kintyre - 2 T. W. G. Coulson, B.Sc., F.I.F. 13
Excavations at Balloch Hillfort E. J. Peltenburg Ph.D., F.R.S. Scot. 16 Campbeltown Nicknames John McIntyre
Whip Behind - Coachmen's Cry 17 (continued on page 28) 19
Kintyre in Ontario Efric Wotherspoon 18
Kintyre Graveyard - Some Names 20 Lowland Church Baptismal Basin John R. H. Cormaok, B.D. 20
Drumlemble Blacksmith McNeil 21
Mary - A Hundred and Fifty Years Ago - 1 Arms of The Royal Burgh of Campbeltown D. L. H. Patton 22
Mary - A Hundred and Fifty Years Ago - 2
Margaret MacDougall, M.A. 22 Old Company Boats Edna Shepherd 25
William McTaggart 1835 - 1910 Isabella Dunnett 24
St Couslan 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 03 - June 1978 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 04 - December 1978

Editorial 2 Editorial & Lecture Programme 2

Report on the Transactions of The Kintyre Antiquarian and Natural History Campbeltown's American Trade In The 18th Century
Society 3 Susan MacDonald 3

Bruce's Brooch Hector Macneal 5 Emigration to America K. H. Holland 7

Fish and Fowl and Good Red Herring - 1 A. I. B. Stewart 7 Greenlees Family - Historial Note 8
Fish and Fowl and Good Red Herring - 2 A. I. B. Stewart 7
Boswell, Johnson and The Rector Hector L. MacKenzie 9
Flory Loynachan - A Poem 8
Campbeltown Barracks 11
St. Patrick - History Note 9 Campbeltown Road Directions 11
Passenger and Cargo Fares from Campbeltown - September 1811 9 Fishermen's Sayings 11

Letters from America - 1 Peter S. Armour 10 Dunaverty 12


Letters from America - 2 Peter S. Armour 10
Campbeltown New Building Works (continued on page 20) 1861 to 1875 13
Crops Grown In Kintyre Around 1800 James Barbour 13
Wreck of The Charlemagne Col C. Mactaggart 14
Some Notes on the Common Buzzard R. K. Templeton 16 Ballad of The Charlemagne
Captain Hugh McShannon and Joe Morrans 14
Pauper's Petition - 19th Century 17
Copy of A Highland Distillery Licence Peter S. Armour 16
Dr Johnson and John Paul Jones A. I. B. Stewart 18
Learside Notes and Stories 17
Campbeltown - Note from Pennant's Tour of Scotland, 1772 19
Tippling Houses - District Road Trustees List - October 1st, 1776 19 Witch Of Gigha William Jardine Doble 18

Sir William Mackinnon, BT Hector L. MacKenzie 20 King James The Sext - XV Parliament xix of December 1597 21

Baigwell - A Brownie 23 Sparks and Flashes Efric Wotherspoon 22


Society Excursions 23
Gaelic in Kintyre Hector L. MacKenzie 24
Largieside and Its People Ian MacDonald 24
Nancy's Whisky 26
Clyde Pilot Cutter and Sir Nathaniel Dunlop 28
Kintyre From "Kintyre in the Seventeenth Century" 27 Where - Royal Yacht 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 05 - June 1979 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 06 - December 1979

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Vegetation of Kintyre - 1 Hugh Ferguson, B.Sc. , F.R.S.E. 3 Campbeltown Cross A. I .B. Stewart, C..B.E., B..L. 3
Vegetation of Kintyre - 2 Hugh Ferguson, B.Sc. , F.R.S.E. 3 Campbeltown Cross A. I .B. Stewart, C..B.E., B..L. 3

Sheriff Court Extracts - 1778 and 1783 - 1 14 Early Days of Machrihanish Golf Club John Trappe 10

Old Kintyre Roads F. S. Mackenna, M.A., F.S.A. 15 Campbeltown Characters 12

King James IV in Kintyre - from A. McKerral's "Kintyre In The 17th Century" 19 Great Pestilence in Kintyre Alastair M. Maiden M.B., Ch.B 13

Fulmar - A Wildlife Success Story Islay Manley 20 Feral Cats Islay Manley 19

Sheriff Court Extracts - 1778 and 1783 - 2 23 Hedges and Trees in Kintyre 1774 to 1807 21

Wild an' - A Campbeltown Superlative 23 An Apprentice Agreement of a Hundred and Fifty Years Ago
Peter S. Armour 22
Auld Witchburn 24
Records of The Kintyre Farmers' Society Extracts 23
Haldanes in Kintyre Naomi Mitchison 25
Andrew MacKerral C.I.E., M.A., F.S.A. Scot 24
Lectures Given to The Society - Winter 1978 - 1979 28
Kintyre Visitor in 1833 F. S. Mackenna, M.A.., F.S.A. 26

Packman's Ploughing Match 27

Battle o' The Ploos - A Poem 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 07 - June 1980 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 08 - Autumn 1980

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Saddell Abbey Professor A. L. Brown 3 William Ralston Of That Ilk Gavin J. Ralston F.R.C.S.E. 5

Cistercian Abbey of Saddell, Kintyre A. L. Brown 4 Belfast Excursion - Copy of Advertisement - for Monday, July 17, 1911 10

Unusual Visitor - Long-Finned Tunny Fish Bonnie Green Braes o' Kintyre J. Ross 11
By courtesy of "The Kist" Magazine 17
Gigha Minister - Length of Sermon - 1833 14
Letter To The Editor Re -Pre-History of Kintyre
Angus Mac Vicar, M.A 18 Campbeltown Dialect Sheriff D. J. McDiarmid 15

Letters From Canada Janet Evans 20 Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse Keeper - Right to Keep Cows and Dogs 17

Campbeltown Cross - Corrections to article in No 6 edition 24 Dugald Stewart Gilkison - An Eminent Campbeltonian
Hugh Ferguson, B.Sc., F.R.S.E. 18
Who Is A Lady ? Sheriff W. Jardine Dobie 25
Chamberlain's Salary - Duke of Argyll Accounts - 1790 to 1803 21
Additional References to The Situation of The Cross
A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B..L. 28 Connieglen Water - Cost of Cut - 1807 to 1817 opening 21

Herring Fishing Regulations In 1811 John R. H. Cormack B.D. 22

Campbeltown and Tarbert Mail Coach 23

Gigha Minister - Bad Weather Crossing on MacBrayne's Pioneer 25

Kay's Argyleshire Monthly Magazine - 1833 to 1834 25

Church Elder's Recollections of A Minister 25

Press-Gang In Campbeltown Gavin J. Ralston F.R.C.S.E. 26

The Howbury Camp Lament 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 09 - Spring 1981 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 10 - Autumn 1981

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Mr. Duncan Colville - An Appreciation 3 Kintyre Club Hugh Ferguson B.Sc.,F.R.S.E 3

The Society's Year 4 Travelling Tailor 11

West Highland Mercenaries In Ireland - 1 Andrew McKerral 5 Gorge Of The Alt-Nan-Creamh - 1 Islay Manley 12
West Highland Mercenaries In Ireland - 2 Andrew McKerral 5 Gorge Of The Alt-Nan-Creamh - 2 Islay Manley 12

Campbeltown Grammar School Letter to Town Clerk, 29 Sept. 1831 15 Kintyre (Ker) Bursary - All Greek to The Girls 18

Campbeltown Meal Riots of 1801 Gavin Ralston F.R.C.S.S. 16 Colonel James Wallace of Auchans A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E. , B.L. 19
Colonel James Wallace of Auchans A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E. , B.L. 19
Bear 16
Argyll Rebellion of 1685 A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E. , B.L. 23
Drove Roads - The Days of The Drove Roads James Barbour B.Sc. 17
Communion Tokens Captain Dugald McCallum 26
Drovers Disarming Acts After The Uprisings of 1715 and 1745 20
On The Sea . . . David Ferguson 28
Half A Highlander - 1 Iain Hamilton 21
Half a Highlander - 2 Iain Hamilton 21

Wet Review Armourer-Sergeant John MacCallum 23

Argyll Rifle Volunteer Force - from 1860 onwards 24

Cholera in Campbeltown in 1832 25

Dr Seright on Refuse Disposal in 1880's 25

Tailors Tailors - 1 26

Thatchers of Glenrae 27

Tailors Tailors - 2 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 11 - Spring 1982 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 12 - Autumn 1982

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Shannons of Lephinstrath Hew Shannan Stevenson 3 Flora MacDonald in America Marjorie C. Taylor A.B., A.M 3

Kintyre "Trysting Brooch" F. S. .Mackenna M.A., F.S..A. 7 Bellochantuy - A Country School A Hundred Years Ago - 1879 to 1898
Hector L. Mackenzie M.A. 8
Port of Machrimore J. Irvine 9
Brunerican Fulmar 10
Campbeltown Sheriff Court - History A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E., B..L. 12
John Paul Jones and Others - 1 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L. 11
Daniel Kelly - Died 1843, in his 53rd year - Tombstone Inscription 14 John Paul Jones and Others - 2 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L. 11

Archaeological Cannibalism Gavin J. Ralston F.R.C.S.E. 15 Old Stories Retold - 1736 23

Three Brothers from Drumalea David C. Hunter 17 Quay Colonel C. Mactaggart C.S.I., C.I.E. 24

Southend - Twentieth Century Changes in An Isolated Parish Journey to The South Magnetic Pole - 1908
D. M. Morton B.Sc. 18 Isabella Dunnett 26

School Attendance - Causes of Absence - 1872 21

Voyage To New Zealand from"The Daily Southern Cross" - 1866 22

Old Land Measures Andrew McKerral CIE., M.A., F.S.A.Scot 24

Water-Kelpie Cuthbert Bede 26

Feu or Lease - 1 A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E., B..L. 27


Feu or Lease - 2 A. I .B. Stewart C.B.E., B..L. 27

Connyglen Water and The Cut - 1807 Accounts 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 13 - Spring 1983 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 14 - Autumn 1983

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Omeys A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E. , D.L.3 3 Campbeltown in The 1715 & 1745 Stewart Uprisings Rev. James Webb 3

Recent Find - Lephinmore Cist Mrs. G. Daniels 11 Provosts Of Campbeltown Hugh MacShannon 11

Lifeboat No 7 Captain Wm MacVicar M.B.E. 12 Hogmanay Rhyme 11

Forgotten Campbeltown - 1 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., D..L. 15 Campbeltown Canal Rev. John R.H. Cormack B.D 12
Forgotten Campbeltown - 2 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., D..L. 15
Kintyre's Age of The Train Gavin J. Ralston F.R.C.S.E. 14
American Gaelic 16
Glenbarr Estate - Eighteenth Century Library 16
William McMurchy Keith Sanger 17
Trout Introductions into Kintyre in The Late Nineteenth Century
Largie - Note on article in No 1 Edition of the magazine 21 R. J. Roberts Ph.D. ,F.R.S.E 18

Wedding Fun - 1700 21 A Late 18th Century Letter from Campbeltown to America 21

Another Kintyre 22 Note on Tambooring or Tambouring 24 and 21

Alasdair MacColla and The Highland Problem - Book Review 23 Dr. Norman Macleod Hector L. MacKenzie M.A. 25

Southend Cross Fragment Dr K. A. Steer M.A., Ph.D, F.R.S.E., F.S.A. 24 Emigrants to America on The Diana 27

Sailor and The Cat Cuthbert Bede 26 Kilkerran Church - 1420 - Maurice Macgugan appointed 27

The Society's Year Efric Wotherspoon 27 Flood - Southend 28

In Praise of Kintyre - Poem John MacKay "Celtic Monthly" 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 15 - Spring 1984 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 16 - Autumn 1984

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

North Carolina Settlement Of 1739 - 1 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 3 Mull of Kintyre Fishery Angus Martin 3
North Carolina Settlement of 1739 - 2 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 3
The Fishing Boats Angus Martin 5
Limecraigs Duchess Colonel Charles Mactaggart C.S.I., CIE 13
On The Shore - Fishing Families Angus Martin 6
Forestry Commission - Changing Scenery 16
The Fishing - Boats and Families Angus Martin 6
Tarbert Castle A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 17
Some Thoughts on West Loch Tarbert
West Road Improvements at Bellochantuy 18 F. S. Mackenna M.A., F.S.A. 10

Smerby Blacksmith's Daughter 19 Stuff Dreams are Made of Agnes Stewart. 14

Machrihanish Wireless Telegraph Station Hugh MacShannon 21 James Stewart - Fact or Fiction Another Dunaverty Mystery
A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 17
Chequered Trip On The Davaar, 1895 A. Wyllie Blue D.D. 22
At The University A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 21
Coincidences 25
Atholl Raids Andrew McKerral C.I.E., M.A., F.S.A. Scot 23
On the Spelling of Names Beginning With "Mac" 26
Society's Outdoor Activities Frances Hood 27
Kintyriana - 1884 27
Glenbreakerie - A Poem William Mitchell 28
Kintyre Show - Sites and Classes 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 17 - Spring 1985 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 18 - Autumn 1985

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Mackinnon Treaty Hugh Ferguson B.Sc., F.R.S.E 5 Saddell Castle Rev. James Webb 3

Tiddly - Church's One Foundation 7 Local Tradition - Machrimore Castle 7

Distressing Boating Accident at Westport - Five Lives Lost - July 15, 1899 Coast Road North of Tarbert F.S. Mackenna M.A. F.S.A. 8
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Roads Old and New 9
Armours Peter S. Armour 10
Twa Brigs Ian MacDonald 10
Letter From America to A Brother in Campbeltown
Alex Porter 12 Carskiey Medical Hints - c. 1700 11

Cara - The Brownie's Island Ian Macdonald 14 Cloghar Hugh Alexander Boyd M.A., F.S.A. (Scot) 12

Sons of The Highland Manse A. I. B.Stewart C.B.E., B.L 17 Early Education in Carradale J. Borthwick 14

Visit to Largiebaan Caves Margaret Kaye M.A 21 More Names - Before Surnames 16

Largiebaan Giants 22 Keil School Peter S. Armour 17

Aonan Gaoikn Shipwreck - A Rum Tale 25 Designations and Titles 19

Habit and Repute - 1 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 23 The Duel A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., D.L. 20
Habit and Repute - 2 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L 23 Duel - 2 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., D.L. 20

C.B.A. Scotland Summer School 1985 Letter to The Editor - Southend Burns Supper - 1859 27
E. V. W. Proudfoot M.A. 26
Sussex's Letter to Queen Elizabeth - Correction to article in No 2 Edition 27

Keprigan Hen Dr. Charles Bannatyne 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 19 - Spring 1986 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 20 - Autumn 1986

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Young Profession in Old Kintyre F. R. Sutherland M.R.C.V.S 5 Campbeltown's Protestant Churches - A Brief History - 1
A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 3
Single or Double Eagle David L. H. Patton 7 Campbeltown’s Protestant Churches - A Brief History - 2
A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 3
One Hundred and Eleven Years Ago - 1875
Efric Wotherspoon 10 Dunaverty - Boes' Chair 12

Father of Lachlan McNeill Buidhe A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E. , B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 11 Standing Stones - Glenbreakerie - Colinongart Farm 12

Lachlan McNeille Buidhe A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E. , B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 15 Machrihanish to Southend - The Townships
Catrina M. Watson B.Sc 13
Common Names - How To Understand 19
Sanda Alastair Henderson 14
Lady Campbell v. Lady George Campbell - Proper Address - May 1940 19
Ritchies of Sanda Island James Ritchie 18
Southend Parish School M. G. Hunter M.A., B.Sc. 20
Harp - 1 - Hector MacNeill
Largieside Distillers Ian Macdonald 23 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 21
Harp - 2 - Hector MacNeill
The Bells of St. Blaan Hugh Macshannon 26 A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 21

Reply to A Query in Edition No. 18 - An 1826 Flitting 27 "Come Under My Plaidie" Hector McNeill 28

Southend Burns Supper 27

The Annabella - A Poem G. Albert Ramsay 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 21 - Spring 1987 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 22 - Autumn 1987

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Society's Activities 2 Kintyre's "Sub-Tropical" Image Hugh Ferguson. B.Sc. , F.H.SE 3

Three Kintyre Books - Review - Rev. John R. H. Cormack.B.D. 3 Cnocmoran Farm - North Carolinan Visitors 5
- Glencreggan by Cuthbert Bede
- History of Kintyre by Peter McIntosh Poetry of Kintyre Rev. John R.. H. Cormack. B D 6
- Archaeological Sketches In Scotland by Captain T. P. White
On The Sea is A Little Band David Ferguson 8
Milk and Bread Prices in Edwardian Times 6
Killervan Braes David Ferguson 8
Pickan Families 6
Lowland Church Baptismal Laver Rev. John R.. H. Cormack. B D 9
Descendants of Lachlan McNeill Buidhe
A.I.B.Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 7 Seventeenth Century Agricultural Tenancies in Kintyre
A. I. B. Stewart CBE, BL, FSA (Scot) 11
Miniature Volcano ? Hugh Ferguson B.Sc., FRSE 11
Macharioch House - Stories and Previous Names 14
Early Settler In Canada - Donald Cameron 15
Acts of Neighbourhood A. I. B. Stewart CBE, BL, FSA (Scot) 15
Private Journal of Robert Picken, Smerby, 1810 - 1840 18
Golfing Ministers 19
Irish Heritage Angus MacVicar, O.B.E., M.A 24
Presidential Brush-off - George Washington
Obituary - Jimmie Irvine 26 A. I. B. Stewart CBE, BL, FSA (Scot) 20

Additions to the Society's Library 27 Psalm Practice Verses Agnes Stewart 25

Island Devaar - Kay's Argyllshire Monthly Magazine - February 4, 1833 .28 The Town Burn 27

The Road to Drumlemman William Mitchell 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 23 - Spring 1988 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 24 - Autumn 1988

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Churches of Campbeltown Since The Reformation Maceacherns Cross, Kilkerran Cemetery, Campbeltown
John R. H. Cormack B.D 3 Norman S. Newton B.A., M.A., F.L.A., F.S.A. (Scot) 3

North Carolina Connection A. I. B.Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 5 Pages from The Past
Napoleonic Scares In Kintyre - 1792 and Southend Volunteers 6
Blues of North Kintyre Ian MacDonald 6
Schooling 160 Years Ago A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 10
After Culloden A. I. B.Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 11
Cross-Head from Saddell Abbey Denis Rixson M.A., F.S.A. (Scot) 12
Achnasavil : An Archaeological Site in Carradale
Gloria Siggins 15 Society's Programme for 1988 - 1989 21

Norwegian Connection - Magnus Barefoot 17 Kilchenzie Obelisk - 'to the McDermid family' - 1894 21

Keil Through The Ages James Barbour B.Sc. 18 Scot's Proverb 21

Melder Wi' The Miller A. I. B.Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A.(Scot) 22 Evolution of Gaelic Surnames in Kintyre
A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 22
Rev. B. B. Blackwood William Mitchell 25
Contra Account - Barter Trading Before The Campbeltown Banks 28
Campbeltown Industries Efric Wotherspoon 26

Snippets - Hector McNeill Banished - 1781 Bagpipe Competition - Forestry 27

Nostalgia E.S. Hunter 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 25 - Spring 1989 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 26 - Autumn 1989

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Bronze Age Cist Burials at Monybachach, Skipness Sheriff Court, Tarbert, 1683 - 1 Ian MacDonald and Ian Stewart 3
J. G. Scott M. A. 3 Sheriff Court, Tarbert, 1683 - 2 Ian MacDonald and Ian Stewart 3

Genealogy of The Mackays of Ugadale 7 The Firth of Clyde Herring Fishery


Dr R. S. Bailey M.A., D. Phil. (Oxon) 13
MacEoin Dubh, Chief of Clan MacAlister and North Carolina 7
Flint-Lighters and Tobacco-Smokers Angus Martin 15
When We Were Boys George Fletcher 7
A Sailor's Letter - 1794 16
Dowsing - Has It A Relevance To Archaeology
K. H. Holland 8 Etiquette of Good Society - 2 - Excursions and Picnics
Lady Colin Campbell 17
Mid 18th Century Plantation Registers - Vessels Belonging to Campbeltown
- Connexions and Comparisons (including Shipping Register Tables) Westport - Its Geomorphology Hugh Ferguson B.Sc., F.R.S.E. 19
M. M. Schofield 11
In Praise of Kintyre - Gaelic Poem Translation 22
Etiquette of Good Society - 1 Breakfast Lady Colin Campbell 20
Researching your Family History - I
John McLeod Campbell Rev. John R. H. Cormack M.A., B.D. 23 Mrs. Rosemary Bigwood M.A., M. Litt. 23

Post Office - A Complaint 24 William McTaggart - Exhibition 25

Kintyre Country Life by Angus Martin - Book Review 25 Gigha Fishery in The Early Eighteenth Century 26

Mount Pleasant, Philadelphia A. I. B. Stewart C.B.E., B.L., F.S.A. (Scot) 26 Front Cover : Herring Busses c. 1790 (De Jong, Amsterdam)

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 27 - Spring 1990 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 28 - Autumn 1990

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Bubly Jock - A Poem A. I. B. Stewart 3 James Nicol Fleming of Keil A. Logan Mitchell 3

St Brendan's Church, Skipness - 1 Murdo MacDonald 11 Campbeltown Steamer Engineer Marries High Tighfergus' Daughter 7
St Brendan's Church, Skipness - 2 Murdo MacDonald 11
Davaar Island Painting in July/August 1990 edition of "The Highlander" 7
Aidanus Scotorum Rex Rev. James Webb 12
Stewart Field - Largest Airfield in The World
Scots Proverbs 13 - American Relatives Visit High Park 7

Tropical Beans Angus Martin 14 Brave Sailor - Neil MacNeil - Died March 18, 1823 8

Jean Stark, native of Campbeltown - Headstone in Ayrshire 15 McShannons of Kintyre - Harpers to Tacksmen
Keith Sanger 9
Auchenhoan Axe Hoard Norman Newton 16
Family History - Resources in Campbeltown A. I. B. Stewart 16
The Flora of Kintyre Archie G. Kenneth 17
The Lasses o' Ballaach-en-tee Captain Charles McKay 18
Flora of Kintyre - A Supplement 17
New Voice In Kintyre - Naomi Mitchison Reviews
A Song for St Clair on His Departure - Poem Archibald Stalker 19 Angus Martin's "The Larch Plantation" 18

North Carolina, 1739 - 1989 Colonel Victor Clark 20 Campbeltown Fishermen's Terminology Angus Martin 19

North Carolina 1739 - 1989 - (Short Version) Colonel Victor Clark 20 Front Cover : Going to the Fishing George Stewart

James, Lord Kintyre 21

An Auld Alliance A. I. B. Stewart 22

Educational Notes 23

A Paisley Exile - Headstone Inscription 25

Researching your Family History - II Rosemary Bigwood 26

Front Cover : Bubly Jock - George Stewart

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 29 - Spring 1991 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 30 - Autumn 1991

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Loup Hill 16 May 1689 - The First 'Battle' of Dundee's Jacobite War - 1 Harping On A. I. B. Stewart 3
Dr Paul A. Hopkins 3
Loup Hill 16 May 1689 - The First 'Battle' of Dundee's Jacobite War - 2 MacTavish of Dunadry by Dr E. F. Bradford - Book Review 13
Dr Paul A. Hopkins 3
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 14
Major John Campbell ob. 1685 A. I. B. Stewart 15
Book Reviews
The MacShannons of Kintyre - Correction to page 10 of No 28 Edition 20 - Campbeltown Churches and Campbeltown Distilleries 19

A Pair Of Comics - Highland Church Comedians - 1818 20 More Campbeltown Fishermen's Terms Angus Martin 20

Campbeltown's Glasgow Face Murdo MacDonald 21 Voyages of The "Peggies" - 1753 - 1762 Rosemary Bigwood 23

Campbeltown Fishermen' s Terminology (2) Angus Martin 24 No Cart Seen in Campbeltown till 1756 26

Front Cover : Lome Street Church - George Stewart Duncan Corbet Smith - Kilkerran Headstone 26

Campbeltown Photographers 1860 - 1910 Murdo MacDonald 27

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 31 - Spring 1992 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 32 - Autumn 1992

Hugh Henry Brackenridge - The Magazine 2 Editorial 2

Editorial 3 Hugh Henry Brackenridge A. I. B. Stewart 3

Highland Mary - Saint or Sinner ? A. I. B. Stewart 4 Carradale Shark Fishery Frances Hood 11

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 13 News of Contributors - Angus Martin, George Campbell Hay and Keith Sanger13

Harping On - 2 A. I. B. Stewart 20 By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 14

Quarrelsome Gentlemen - Coffee House Notice 29 The Harp (Continued) : A Second Cruise A. I. B. Stewart 21

The Perseverance Angus Martin 30 Scotia Saws 25

Share Fishing - 1735 Duncan C. MacTavish 32 An Early Visitor - from Thomas Pennant's 1772 Diary 26

John Armour, Customs' Tidesman - Died October 31, 1775 27

Here and There - Many Years After - 1875 28

Here and There - Presbytery of Kintyre - Campbeltown - 1706 28

Here and There - Glens of Antrim Historical Society - Layde Graveyard 28

Here and There - Allan Ramsay (1685 - 1758) 28

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 33 - Spring 1993 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 34 - Autumn 1993

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Presbyterian Rebels in Kintyre A. I. B. Stewart 3 Maker of Illicit Stills Dr I. A. Glen 3

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 6 Still Books of Robert Armour 8

Ring-Net Fishing 14 Wm Low Supermarket Angus Martin 18

Ring Net Fishing - (Short Version) Carradale Rental 1724 A. I. B. Stewart 19

Crinan Canal - 1783 - 1784 14 The Englishing of Gaelic Personal Names A. I. B. Stewart 20

The Harp (Concluded) A. I. B. Stewart 15 A View of Campbeltown in 1814 21

Bell - Town Bell - Cast in Bristol in 1779 20 Wedding at Kilchousland Angus Martin 22

Beached Sowerby's Whale Jonathan H. Hooper 21 Genealogical Queries - McNeill, Arnott, Paterson, McFadyen, McNair,
McMillan and McCallum 24
Somerled Lives On - Timothy Pont (1585 - 1595) - Cara and Mungasdale 23
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 25
Somerled Lives On - 1
Somerled Lives On - 2 Gigha - A New Survey and Bibliography Frances Hood 32

Three Lochs in North Kintyre Ian MacDonald 24 Tourist Business (Autumn 1993) Jenny Cronin 32

Rathlin A. I. B. Stewart 27 Front Cover : Kilchousland : George Stewart of Dalbuie

1745 - Projected Invasion 26

Tory Hunters and Ministers 28

Mink - A Disaster Harry McEwan 29

Campbeltown Ships - 1820 31

Here and There 32

Front Cover : The Original Southend Kirk - George Stewart of Dalbuie

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 35 - Spring 1994 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 36 - Autumn 1994

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Letters to America - The Galbreath Correspondence Cuckoo is A Bonnie Bird Agnes Stewart 3
A. I. B. Stewart 3
Presbytery Minute : 14 July 1697 4
Accretions to Library 10
Lachann-Dubh ad Bhail-ea-Ghroggain A. I. B. Stewart 5
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 11
Another Skipness Story 9
Skipness Story - 1 - John Menzies, Publican 19
Skipness Story - 2 - John Menzies, Publican 19 Largie in The Forty-Five A. I. B. Stewart 10

Book Reviews Genealogical Queries - Donald Stewart, Archibald Campbell


and Rev. Donald Stewart MacDougall 11
1792 Census Angus Martin 20
Horse People of Kintyre Ronald Black 12
Skipness 21
Book Review
Strathclyde's Smuggling Story 22 Kintyre and Gigha Dive Guide - Sixteen Walks in South Kintyre 18

Scottish Customs and Excise Records 23 The Galbreath Correspondence (Continued) A. I. B. Stewart 19

Flora MacDonald 24 By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 26

Trouble in Skipness - 1805 24 Hill and Shore Correction - Edition No 35 30

Coopering in Campbeltown John A. Atkinson 25 The Name McCambridge 31

The Ring Net A. I. B. Stewart 29 Front Cover : Largie Castle - George Stewart

Clay Pipes - A Campbeltown Merchant Angus Martin 31

Here and There 32

Genealogical Query - Johnston 32

Front cover : The Galbreath House, Slate Ridge, Pennsylvania, 1819


- George Stewart

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 37 - Spring 1995 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 38 - Autumn 1995

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Kintyre Smugglers - 1 Ian MacDonald 3 Macslimun - Clydeside Cameos Clydeside Cameos 3

Kintyre Smugglers - 2 Ian MacDonald 3 Campbeltown Whisky Joseph Pacy 9

Book Review - Mull of Kintyre to Moosburg 12 Book Reviews - Fishing and Whaling and My Captains 11

Dialect in South Kintyre Angus Martin 13 Galbraith Poet-Harpers of Gigha Graeme J. Baird 13

The Castlehlll Church Glebe Rev. John R. H. Cornack 22 Campbeltown Whalers A. I. B. Stewart 16

McKay's Rick-Lifter 23 By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 19

Genealogy - John Ferguson Campbell 23 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 19

Tangy Mill A. I. B. Stewart 24 Hamilton, Prince Edward Island 32

Explanatory Notes - Compeired, Tacksman, Tirargus, Anent, Merk, Groat, Castlehill Church Glebe 32
Multures, Quern and Poinding 26
Front Cover : Ballinakill House - George Stewart of Dalbuie
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 27

Southend Relief Church A. I. B. Stewart 29

Military Echoes Angus Martin 30

Front Cover : Tangy Mill - George Stewart of Dalbuie

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 39 - Spring 1996 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 40 - Autumn 1996

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Franciscan Converts in Kintyre - 1 Alasdair Roberts 3 Seventy-Five Years Old - Society Dinner 3

Campbeltown Memories Thomas Ralston 12 Franciscan Converts in Kintyre - 2 Alasdair Roberts 4

Genealogical Queries - McKerral, McAlpine and Breckenridge 15 Letters to the Editor: "White Stones" Danny Morgan 14

Geneaology The Screws Thomas Ralston 15

Pigs, Police, The Peace and Dr. Pirie Murdo Macdonald 16 Victorian Largie Castle Michael Davis 20

Book Review - Warriors and Priests : History of The Clan Maclean 19 The White Heather Alexander Davidson 24

Gigha Fisheries in 1792 20 By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 26

McShannon Harpers 20 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 26

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 21 Book Review


To The Edge - Confessions of A Lifeboat Coxswain
Gigha Tenants, 1779 32 John D. Stewart 37

Whalers - 1762 32 Front Cover : The Screw "The Watchful" - Robert Miller

Front cover : The arrival of The Franciscans - George Stewart

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 41 - Spring 1997 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 42 - Autumn 1997

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

James Watt at Campbeltown - 1 Rev. Richard L. Hills 3 James Watt at Campbeltown - 2 Rev. Richard L. Hills 3

Mrs Higginson's Skipness 1820 - 1860 8 Kintyre Lifeboats Thomas Ralston 9

Two Lists Of Intending Passengers To The New World, 1770 and 1771 Society Notes 14
Frank Bigwood 9
After The '45 - Sentrys 17 Genealogical Queries
MacVicar and McGeachy
In Memory : Hugh Ferguson 18 McMillan and McCallum
Martin or Martine and Taylor
Book Review : The Ring-Net Fishermen A. I. B. Stewart 19 Blackstock
McCualsky, McLarty, Raeside and Galbraith
Edmund Duncan Montgomery A. I. B. Stewart 20 McCualsky, Raeside, Hall, McNaughton, Irvine, Oliver and Flesher
McCualsky, McNaughton and McLaren 15
Genealogical Queries
Thompson, Thomson, Kelly, McAllister, McAlister and Sellars By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 16
Kelly, Sellars, Stewart and McLean
Kelly, Begg and Boyle 21 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 16

Roadside Flowers Agnes Stewart 22 Military Echoes - Second World War Aircraft Crashes
Angus Martin 28
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 23
Front Cover : View of Campbeltown c. 1860
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 23

Covers : The Drumlemble Coal Canal - adapted by George Stewart of Dalbuie

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 43 - Spring 1998 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 44 - Autumn 1998

Editorial 2 Editorial 2

Fishermen's Bynames Angus Martin 3 Lt Colonel John Porter : A Gallant Provost A I B Stewart 3

Tides in The Waters of Moyle Wallace Clark 9 Supplement to Campbeltown Fishermen's By-names Angus Martin 5

Press Gang A. I. B. Stewart 12 Rambling in Kilkerran with The Colonel Margaret Macaulay 6

Society's Publications From The Archivist's Desk - Coalhill School - Kintyre Club Prizes 1860 12
- Meanders in South Kintyre
- A Guide To The Archaeological and Historical Sites of Kintyre and Gigha American Lady in Southend, 1878 - 1 Eliza Hardie Brent 13
14
American Lady in Southend, 1878 - 2 Eliza Hardie Brent 13
Rat Stane Graeme J. Baird 15
From The Archivist's Desk - Peninver School - 1860 22
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 16
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 24
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 16
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 24
Genealogical Queries 25
- Cook, Taylor and Stewart Columba Initiative Malcolm Scott 31
- McAllister
- Sillers and Stewart Book Review - Scottish Economic and Social History Vol 16A I B Stewart 32
- Kelly and Guy
- Blackstock 25 Society Notes - Place Names of South Kintyre
- Argyll FM - Local History On Radio
James Watt at Campbeltown - 3 Rev. Richard L. Hills 26 - Glensfolk Visit Kintyre 33

Front Cover : The Mystery Tomb in Kilkerran by George Stewart

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 45 - Spring 1999 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 46 - Autumn 1999

Editorial Inside Front Cover Editorial Inside Front Cover

Place-Names of the Burgh of Campbeltown - 2 Duncan Colville 2

From the Diary of Hugh S Hunter, 1904 Hugh S Hunter 6

Back to Adam : A Kintyre Heritage Jo Currie 11

From The Archivist's Desk - The Discovery of Whisky, 1868 13

From The Archivist's Desk - Life-Saving At The Mull of Kintyre, 1904 13


A. I. B. Stewart : An Appreciation Angus Martin 3
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 14
Hill-Farm Girlhood Mary Balloch Galbraith 4
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 14
From The Archivist's Desk - A Poinding, 1834 12
Horn Spoon and Amber Beads Angus Martin 26
The Place-Names of The Burgh of Campbeltown
Duncan Colville 13 Antiquity and Technology - How The Kintyre Mag Online Began
Ian Forshaw 28
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 17
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 17 Books Received, In Brief
- Warriors and Priests, Nicholas Maclean-Bristol
Betty MacNiven and "The Flight' Angus Martin 26 - The Beatons, John Bannerman
- The Archaeology of Argyll, editor Graham Ritchie
Aurora Borealis Frances Hood 29 - A Field Guide to The Archaeology of Kintyre, Francis Hood
- Collected Poems and Songs of George Campbell Hay
Killean School Teacher Wanted, 1865 29 - Kintyre In The 17th Century, Andrew MacKerral
- Kintyre : The Hidden Past, Angus Martin 30
Campbeltown's New Library & Museum, 1899
Michael Davis 30 Jack G Scott (1913 - 1999) : An Appreciation Frances Hood 32

Distribution and Breeding of the Barn Owl in Kintyre 1995 - 1998 From The Archivist's Desk - Machrihanish Ladies' Golf Club 32
Roderigh A. G. Angus 31
The Society's Winter Programme 1999 - 2000 Inside Back Cover
New Quay Head Graveyard, 1877 31

Genealogical Queries - Taylor, Thomson - Hyndman, Stewart 32

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 47 - Spring 2000 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 48 - Autumn 2000

Editorial Inside Front Cover Editorial Inside BACK Cover

James MacMurchy - 1 Ron Booth 2 Flint Axeheads and Other Flint Artefacts from Auchenhoan
Alan Saville 2
James MacMurchy - 2 Ron Booth 2
Southend Abstinence Society 4
Horn Spoon and Amber Beads - Found At Putechantuy
Angus Martin 8 Italian Community in Campbeltown - A Memoir - 1
Dora Grumoli Kennedy 5
Children of The Home Front Margaret Macaulay 9 Italian Community in Campbeltown - A Memoir - 2
Dora Grumoli Kennedy 5
From The Archivist's Desk - Letter-Receiving Box at Dalintober, 1856 13
Rare Deer in Kintyre - 2 Dr J A Gibson 13
Flailing in Kintyre Eric Cregeen 14
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 14
James McTaggart, Organist, Remembered David O McEwan 15 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 14
By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 14
James Mactaggart's Compositions 17
Short History of Football in Campbeltown - 1
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 18 Alex McKinven 25

By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 18 Miscellany - Miss Marion Campbell of Kilberry
- The Irish Rebellion of 1798 30
Rare Deer in Kintyre - 1 Frances Hood 29
Genealogical Queries - McMillan 31
Rights of Way Frances Hood 30
Library - Recent Additions
Bruce's Stone at Ugadale Jon Hooper 31 - An Index to The Records of Confirmations of Argyll of wills dated
from 1771 to 1885
Genealogical Query - Hugh Montgomery Inside Back Cover - An Addendum to the above, being names from the wills with
extensive lists of people doing business in Campbeltown and Inveraray
- Killean Parish materials collected by Mary MacNeil up to 1999
- Argyll Wills, fourteen wills dated 1821 to 1852
- Gilchrist Family Tree, from Dean Gilchrist of Florida 31

Books Received - Life On God's Island by Freddy Gillies


- Birds In Kintyre by Eddie Maguire

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 49 - Spring 2001 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 50 - Autumn 2001

Machrihanish Elements Moira Burgess 2 Editorial 2

A Poet at Park Angus Martin 4 Mesolithic Flints at Rosehill Farm, Glencreggan, Glenbarr
Ian Purvis 4
Book Reviews
- Collected Poems and Songs of George Campbell Hay 6 Templetons of Kintyre Maureen Borland 5
- In Campbeltown Once More, Freddy Gillies 7
Aground at Feochaig - The Steamship Elisabeth
Short History of Football in Campbeltown - 2 Rae MacGregor 9
Alex McKinven 8
Dummy Airfield and Other Military Matters Duncan McIsaac 11
George Thomas Beatson, KCB, KBE, MD, DL
Mary Davidson 16 By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 13

By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 19 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 13

By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 19 By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 13

By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 19 Kintyre Armours - A New Approach to The First Generation
Peter Armour Niblock 25
By Hill and Shore - 4 Angus Martin 19
MacKeith Family at Kilmichael Eric R Cregeen 28
Trip to Eileach an Naoimh George and William Cowan 32
Obituaries - Rev. John Richardson Hamilton Cormack (1916 - 2000) 31
Genealogical Queries
- Catherine Jane Miller (1910 - 2000) 32
- Major Austin MacKenzie, who lived at Carradale House
from about 1902 until 1938 - Efric Wotherspoon (1913 - 2000) Inside Back Cover

- Archibald McLellan, Kintyre and Skipness 32 Feral Goats of The Mull of Kintyre Back Cover

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 51 - Spring 2002 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 52 - Autumn 2002

Editorial Inside Front Cover Editorial Inside BACK Cover

A Sang At Least : The Life of William Mitchell - 1 Tragedy in Archangel : The Killing of J. A. Watson Gloria Siggins 2
Agnes Stewart 2
A Sang At Least : The Life of William Mitchell - 2 Kippering Establishment at Carradale, 1883 5
Agnes Stewart 2
A Sang At Least : The Life of William Mitchell - 3 By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 6
Agnes Stewart 2 By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 6
By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 6
Butterflies of South Kintyre Ian Teesdale 12
Trouble With The Post - Glenbarr to Campbeltown via New Zealand
MacNeilage Family of Campbeltown Enid Gauldie 18 and to Largie, via Canton, China in 1914 17

Isle of Hattan Beacon - 1882 20 British Primitive Goat Support Groups's 2002 Visit to Kintyre
Raymond Werner l8
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 21
Rev. Alexander Stewart (1755 - 1798) of The Kintyre 'Park' Stewarts
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 21 Facts and Hearsay
David Jackson 22
By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 21
Burgh Police Court - Extracting Sand from The Dorling, 1882 26
Book Reviews
Saddell Abbey Frances Hood 27
- The North Herring Fishing : Ring-Net Fishermen in The Minches
by Angus Martin 31 Wreck of The Ben-My-Chree, 1883 28

- Kintyre In The 17th Century by Andrew McKerral 32 Appreciations - Victor E. Clark jnr 29

Letters to The Editor - On Opinions about Magazine Contents 33 - Angus MacVicar 30

- On Shipwrecks and Sanda Back Cover - Archie McMillan (1923 - 2001) 31

Snippets from The Campbeltown Courier Machrihanish : What's Its Meaning ? 32

Knock Scalbert Stone Axe Head Back Cover

Snippets from The Campbeltown Courier

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 53 - Spring 2003 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 54 - Autumn 2003

Kintyre Family's Contribution to Australia - 1 2 Editorial Back Cover

Kintyre Family's Contribution to Australia - 2 2 The Riches of Campbeltown: the Piping Tradition Bridget Mackenzie 2

Kintyre Family's Contribution to Australia - 3 2 The Gigha Stone Frances Hood 9

Stormy Weather, Flooding in Town, 1903 10 Machine Accident at Dalivaddy, 1878, Artist Mactaggart's wife Injured 9

Kilchenzie School Library, 1906 10 Macharioch - Memories of Macharioch - 1916 - 1920 - 1


Gavin Ralston 10
Glencreggan - A Pen Portrait of Cantire Margaret Macaulay 11 Macharioch - Memories of Macharioch - 1916 - 1920 - 2
Gavin Ralston 10
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 14
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 17
Flower Count Report Agnes Stewart 25
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 17
Carradale - Public Health, 1906 26
By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 17
Butterflies in South Kintyre - A Follow-Up Ian Teesdale 27
The Dispersal of the Brown Family of Kerranbeg and Machrimore - Part 1
Recent History of The Ballygroggan Feral Goat Graeme Reynolds 26
Raymond Werner 28
Carradale Bridge Fall, at Alt-na-Cruit, between Saddell and Torrisdale, 1878 30
Appreciation : Greta Daniels (1923 - 2002) 32
Two Interesting Moths Ian Teesdale 31
A New Bird Observatory in Scotland Rab Morton Inside Back Cover
Botanical Surveys in Kintyre Agnes Stewart 32
The Campbeltown Book - Kintyre Civic Society Back Cover
Book Reviews - Herring Fishermen of Kintyre and Ayrshire by Angus Martin 33
Aros Moss - Ornithological Survey Angus Martin
and - Wings of Faith : A History of Saint Kiaran's Episcopal Church,
Snippets from The Campbeltown Courier Campbeltown by David O. McEwan Back Cover

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 55 - Spring 2004 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 56 - Autumn 2004

Constant Effort Ringing at Aros Moss Neil Brown Inside Front Cover Congratulations to Society's Secretary Francis Hood Inside Front Cover

Ten Miles South of Campbeltown Elizabeth Marrison 2 Dugald Semple, Apostle of The Simple Life : Rememberances Sought
Inside Front Cover
Donald The Walker Tom Johnston 6
Growing up on a Machrihanish Farm : Part I Barbara Malcolm 2
Butterfly Report for 2003 Ian Teesdale 10
A Ship Full of Hope Pat MacDougall MacLachlan 8
Crash of BOAC Ferry Service Liberator AM915 Ian Davies 12
James McNeill Whistler 14
By Hill and Shore - 1 Angus Martin 15
Letters from Australia Robert Douglas 15
By Hill and Shore - 2 Angus Martin 15
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 21
By Hill and Shore - 3 Angus Martin 15
The Dispersal of the Brown Family of Kerranbeg and Machrimore :
The Mystery of The Fairy Foxglove Agnes Stewart 22 Part III Graeme Reynolds 25

A Trip to Carradale, 1902 N Sinclair Stalker 26 Kintyre, North Dakota, Centennial : 1904 - 2004
John Cunningham 30
The Dispersal of the Brown Family of Kerranbeg and Machrimore :
Part II Graeme Reynolds 28 Nature Notes from North Kintyre Ann and Ian Baird 32

Appreciation : Gavin 'Guy' Ralston (1912 - 2003) Angus Martin 32

Book Reviews - The Campbeltown Book by Kintyre Civic Society


Inside Back Cover
and - Ceann Tìre/Earraghàidheal, Ár gComharsanaigh Gaelacha,
Pádraig Ō Baoighill Inside Back Cover

Genealogical Query - Neil and Duncan O'Brolochan Back Cover

James McNeill : Whistler and His Mother Back Cover

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 57 - Spring 2005 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 58 - Autumn 2005

An Early Photographer in Argyll Mary Davidson 2 A Dalintober Fisherman at Stranraer, 1910 James Robertson 2

On a Poem in Manuscript by John MacTaggart Virginio Gracci 4 Catching Campbeltown's Jersey Anne Stewart 6

Growing up on a Machrihanish Farm : Part II Barbara Malcolm 9 Travelling Through Tarbert, July 1946 Archie Smith 8

Smuggling at Pans Dugald McMillan 13 A Machrihanish Farm : Part III Barbara Malcolm 11

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 14 Letters from Australia : Part II Robert Douglas 16

The Last of A Long Line Tommy Ralston 20 Clock This ! Rodger Stevenson 20

Para Handy and Campbeltown Moira Burgess 23 Liberator AM915 Crash at Auchenhoan : Update Ian Davies 22

The Duchess's Laver and Basin Ian Teesdale 25 By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 24

Scilla verna in Kintyre Agnes Stewart 29 Peculiar Times and Seasons - February 1859 30

Book Reviews - Old Campbeltown and Machrihanish by Carol McNeill 30 Rare Orchid Ian Teesdale 31

- Villages of Southern Argyll by Marion Pallister 30 Other Botanical Rarities Agnes Stewart 32

- Recollections of An Argyllshire Drover and Other Ancient Shells at Carradale Gloria Siggins
West Highland Chronicles by Eric R. Cregeen Inside Back Cover
Inside Back Cover
Letter from Alex Colville, 1841 Inside Back Cover
- Fish and Fisherfolk of Kintyre, Lochfyneside, Gigha,
and Arran by Angus Martin Inside Back Cover Appreciations - Dr Graham Ritchie (1942 - 2005) Back Cover

Butterfly Update, 2004 Ian Teesdale Back Cover - Mrs Margaret Webb (1921 - 2005) Back Cover

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 59 - Spring 2006 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 60 - Autumn 2006

Editorial Inside Front Cover Editorial Back Cover

The Kilkeddan Dig Frances Hood 2 Fessenden's Machrihanish Wireless Station, 1905 - 1906
Duncan McArthur 2
The Holmes Family of Campbeltown Marjorie Heggen 3
Letters from Australia : Part III Robert Douglas 6
A Crofting Boyhood - 1 Dugald C McNab 8
A Crofting Boyhood : Part II Dugald C McNab 12
Diaries for Daughters, A 19th Century Mother's Notes Grace Wylie 13
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 17
Cup-Marked Rock Discovery at New Peninver Frances Hood 17
John Allan Watson - The Tragedy in Archangel, 31st January, 1919
By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 18 A Postscript Gloria Siggins 24

Three Naval Burials War Memorials - United Kingdom War Memorial Inventory 25
- from HMS Conquest (1926) and HM Submarine L26 (1933)
John McLachlan 26 Botanical Group Report Agnes Stewart 26

Hawk-Moths Ian Teesdale 27 The Return of The Little Tern to Rhunahaorine Ann Baird 29

Robert McKeich, Last Boer War Fatality Bill McKeich 29 Book Reviews - Argyll : 1730 - 1850 by A. A. McGeachy 30

Hemlock Ian Teesdale 30 - Shared Lives by Maureen Borland 32

Who were Sally and Maggie ? Elizabeth Marrison 31 - Understandings by Glin Bennet 32

Tame Sea Eagle in Ardrishaig, 1852 32 - Valiant Hearts by Gloria Siggins 32

Reviews Genealogical Query - Re - Bruce family in Campbeltown 1675 - 1800


Inside Back Cover
- Piping Traditions of Argyll by Bridget Mackenzie Inside Back Cover
Erratum - Edition No 59, page 17 - Re - Cup-Marked Stone Location
- Kintyre Remembers : Wartime Stories - Argyll and Bute Library Service Inside Back Cover
Inside Back Cover
Letter to The Editor - - Re - HM Submarine L26 deaths in 1933
- Kintyre At War 1939 - 1945 - CD-Rom - Donald Kelly Inside Back Cover
The Kintyre Antiquarian and Natural History Society Back Cover
Widespread Guillemot Deaths - RSPB Concern Inside Back Cover

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KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 61 - Spring 2007 KINTYRE MAGAZINE CONTENTS - 62 - Autumn 2007

Genealogical Queries Hamish Henderson in Kintyre Adam McNaughtan 2


- Colonel Hugh Campbell (1755 - 1798)
- Neil Gilchrist and Mary McCallum A Botanical Excursion to The Mull of Kintyre in 1844 - Part I
- Edward Keith (1873 - 1923), photographer Inside Front Cover with an Introduction by Ian Teesdale 7
Professor J. H. Balfour's Report beginning 10
Kintyre Magazine Indexes for Editions 51 - 60
- Ms. Louise Curry, Snow, USA Inside Front Cover By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 13

Future of The Society's Library Inside Front Cover Charles Campbell, Soldier and Explorer (1775 - 1836)
Donald Hogarth 20
Naomi Writing Carradale Moira Burgess 2
Edward Keith, Postcard Publisher Maureen Bell 22
On Craigaig's Bright Shore, A Memoir of Martin Dunsmuir by His Daughter
Elizabeth McTaggart 5 Place-Names in Kintyre, An Update from Edition No 44
Angus Martin 23
The Life and Times of Andrew Ronald Elizabeth Marrison 9
Bruces in Kintyre Jo Currie 24
A Crofting Boyhood : Part III Dugald C McNab 15
Obituaries - Betty Maxwell (1931 - 2007) 28
Campbeltown Jury Court, February 1852 18
- Jill McGown (1947 - 2007) 28
Campbeltown Burgh Police Court, August 1869 18
Ither Famous Freens Angus Martin 29
Prolific Pig, 21 piglets in litter 18
Archaeological Notes - Iron Age Forts at The Mull of Kintyre
Kildalloig Quarry - Red Sandstone, January 1852 18 Frances Hood 31

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 19 Butterflies and Moths Ian Teesdale 32

Book Review - An Historical and Genealogical Tour of Kilkerran Graveyard Fatal Accident in Harvest Field at Knocknaha, October 1883 32
by Angus Martin - Reviewed by Alastair Campbell of Airds 28 Genealogical Query - Christina Carmichael Bell Inside Back Cover
Concern for Society's Library and Archives Inside Back Cover
The Southern Kintyre Project Vicki Cummings and Gary Robinson 29 Old Kintyre by Carol McNeill Inside Back Cover
Royal Commission on Sea Fisheries Visits Campbeltown, August 1864
Campbeltown Cricket Club Report, May 1867 32 Inside Back Cover
William McTaggart Exhibition in London Back Cover
Rogue Money Bringing Criminals to Justice Murdo MacDonald 33 George Campbell Hay (1915 - 1984) Radio Documentary Back Cover
Southend Artefacts Back Cover Archie McAllister - Local fiddler's first solo album released Back Cover

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Editorial Notes Inside Front Cover


Scottish Wildcat Survey Inside Front Cover

A Botanical Excursion to the Mull of Kintyre in 1844 - Part II - J. H. Balfour 2


and an alphabetical list of plant names by Ian Teesdale following at 6

Some Happy Botanical Accidents Agnes Stewart 7

The Southern Kintyre Project Vicki Cummings and Gary Robinson 9

Recent Archaelogical Discoveries in Campbeltown


Clare Ellis 13

The New Year - Feuds Between Dalintober and Town Boys, January 1854 14

By Hill and Shore Angus Martin 15

Baigwell of Carskiey, The Southend Brownie 22

Falcons at the Mull Charles J N Fleming 24

Cave Spiders Judy Martin 26

Alick Macneill's Journal - Scotland to Australia By Clipper in 1869


Carol McNeill 26

Famous Freens - Morag Aitkenhead (1912 - 2007) 28


- Duncan Williamson (1928 - 2007) 28
- Liz Smith, actress; Pat Gerber (1934 - 2006), novellist;
- Lawrence Tynes, American Footballer; Lorne Cousin,
bagpiper; John Martyn (Ian David McGeachy), songwriter;
- John Neil Munro, biographer; Mabel Blue Laughlin,
daughter of Rev. (Alexander) Wylie Blue (1869 - 1959);
- George Campbell Hay and Jim McEwing (1952 - 2008) 29 - 30
Book Reviews - Highland Church History, Elizabeth Marrison
and Old Kintyre by Carol McNeill 31
Information Sought about Kilkivan Quarry, Balloch, Torchoillean and
McCallum AND Note on Crossbills on Ben Gullion 32

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