The Parish of Girthon

 General Histories

Girthon and Gatehouse of Fleet By Malcolm McL Harper:
Taken from Malcolm McLachlan Harper's "Rambles in Galloway", published in 1876, this is an excellent introduction to Girthon Parish and Gatehouse of Fleet - View Page

The Antiquities of Girthon By Rev. W W Coats:
This paper was published in the Transactions of the Dumfries & Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society in 1896/7 - View Page

United Presbyterian Church, Gatehouse (United Sucession) By Rev. Robert Small:
From the "History of the congregations of the United Presbyterian Church, from 1733 to 1900," Volume 2. By Rev. Robert Small - View Page

Gatehouse Prison and Crime - 1837 By unknown:
The following interesting item is from the report of the Inspector of Prisons for Scotland, contained in House of Commons Papers of the time - View Page

The Early Days of Gatehouse of Fleet By Robert Heron:
In 1793 Robert Heron Published his book Observations made in a journey through the western counties of Scotland in Autumn 1792. This is his account of Gatehouse. - View Page