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Dumfries and Galloway Archives

Archon Code : 226


Contact Details

Ewart Library
Catherine Street

Tel: 01387 253 820
Fax: 01387 260 294
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Archivist : Mr Graham Roberts

Access information

  • Open : Tu 10-1, 2-5; W 10-1, 2-7; Th-F 10-1, 2-5; first Sa in every month 10-1, 2-4
  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access
  • "Researching Local History: A guide to local studies materials held by Dumfries and Galloway Council [includes archives]" can be purchased from Ewart Library for 5 pounds, 99 pence
  • Reprographics: photography, scanning, microfilm/fiche printing
  • Research service
  • Proof of identity required

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1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011

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