The Ewart Library
|Catherine Street, Dumfries, Scotland DG1 1JB|
|The Ewart is free to visit, and open Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri, 10am - 7.30pm. Thurs and Sat, 10am - 5pm.|
They claim to have the largest collection of material relating to Dumfries &
Galloway in the world, including newspapers from 1777.
They hold the 1841 c for Dumfriesshire, Kirkcudbrightshire and Wigtownshire on microfiche, plus the DGFHS transcriptions for Kirkcudbrightshire. They have the 1851 C also on microfiche for the same, but with a printed index in loose leaf form. They also have the 1891 for the same on microfiche.