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Interviews of Robert Mitchell aged 78

EERC/DG/DG5/2
Interview with Robert Mitchell. Robert spent some time in Poole where his father was stationed during the war. When he and his mother and sister returned to Kirkcudbright they couldn't return to the...

Interviews of Isobel Sutherland aged 57

EERC/DG/DG8/1
Interview 1 of 3 (DG8/1/1/1) with Isobel Sutherland which focuses on her life in Ringford, where she lived from aged 5 until she married aged 20. Isobel gives details about her early school life and ...

Interviews of Moira Jones aged 79

EERC/DG/DG13/2
Biographical interview with Moira Jones (aged 79) who was born and brought up in Kirkcudbright where her father was the school janitor. Moira's childhood home was across from the tolbooth and, encour...

Interviews of Heather Millar aged 64

EERC/DG/DG13/3
Biographical interview with Heather Miller (b. 1947) who was born and brought up in Kirkcudbright. Much of the interview is about Heather's grandparents' home which was a fisherman's cottage down nea...

Interviews of Billy McKeand aged 69

EERC/DG/DG13/5
Biographical interview with Billy McKeand (born 1943) who has lived his whole life in Kirkcudbright. Billy talks a little about his early childhood. For a few years, he spent his summer holidays wit...

Interviews of Peter McAdam aged 91

EERC/DG/DG13/6
Interview 1 of 2 (DG13/6/1/1) with Peter McAdam who had lived his whole life in Kirkcudbright. This biographical interview begins with Peter explaining that he was brought up by his mother after his ...

Interviews of Nancy Muirhead aged 75

EERC/DG/DG13/7
Biographical interview with Nancy Muirhead (aged 75) who was born in Mull and came to Kirkcudbright, where she still lives, when she was around 12 years old. Nancy talks a little about settling into ...

Interviews of Jim Gordon aged 87

EERC/DG/DG13/8
Biographical interview with Jim Gordon (87) who was born in Lanark and moved to Kircudbrightshire when his father, a chemist specialising in agricultural supplies, bought Mullock and Corrahill farms. ...

Interviews of Evelyn McGibbon aged 78

EERC/DG/DG13/10
Biographical interview with Evelyn McGibbon (b.1936) who was born in Dundee and fostered to Crocketford when she was two and a half years old and has maintained links with the area throughout her life...

Interviews of Ian Devlin aged 66

EERC/DG/DG14/10
Biographical interview with Ian Devlin (aged 66) who was born in Kirkcudbright. This interview covers Ian's schooldays and professional life (as a policeman) and he also reflects on his life after le...