Links to Kirkcudbrightshire Research Tools and  Resources

A view of Gatehouse of Fleet looking down Fleet Street to the East.  This picture was taken pre 1890.
(This photo is courtesy of the McMurray Collection which can be seen at the 
Gatehouse Folk - Then and Now website which is owned and managed by Graham and Margaret Wright.

A Historical Index of the People and Places of the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright 

This excellent resource contains information and GPS coordinates for places and place names in Kirkcudbrightshire.  It also contains a search engine for over 300 pages of historical extracts and essays and newpaper marriage and death notices.

Monumental Inscriptions for Some Parishes of the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

This website contains the monument inscriptions for 9  parish cemeteries in Kirkcudbrightshire with the ability to search indiviual parishes or all parishes.

The Gatehouse of Fleet Official Website

Community and Visitor Information for Gatehouse of Fleet

Gatehouse Folk - Then and Now








An excellent collection created by Graham and Margaret Wright of historical information and photographs associated with the people and places around Gatehouse of Fleet and the parishes of Girthon and Anwoth in Kirkcudbrightshire.  The collection includes the McMurray photo collection which contains over 160 photographs converted to digital images from glass photographic plates.

Dumfries and Galloway Family History Society

Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society covers the three counties of South West Scotland - Dumfriesshire, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright and Wigtownshire