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ing ladies of that district, namely, " Jeane Hamilton," evidently the Lady
Cassillis, fourth daughter of Thomas Hamilton, Earl of Haddington, and
" Margaret Kennedy," probably the daughter of Lord Cassillis, who after-
wards married Bishop Burnet. Lower down are the following names : —
Margaret Stewart, Joanna Stewart, Grissle Blair, Issobell Gemill, Helene
Kennedy, Elizabeth Hewatt, Jeane Stewart, Margaret Steuart, Anna
Steuart, Blizbeth Steuart, Dame Helene Bennett, Janet Fergussone.
Among the ministers we find — Mr. Ja. Row, Mui thill ; Mr. Jo. Adamsone,
Edinburgh ; Mr. Harie RoUok, Edinburgh ; Mr. A. Ramsay, Edinburgh ;
Mr. P. Hewat ; and J. Bonar, minister. The latter, Mr. James Bonar, was
minister of the church of Maybole. " ^



WIGTOWNSHIRE.

Stone Implements.

Flint Implements. — In addition to the large number of worked imple-
ments of flint from the sands of Glenluce, there are only four other
specimens of flint implements in the National Collection from Wigtownshire.
Of the four specimens here mentioned one is the fine and rare knife of
flint with rounded angles, measuring 3 j;\ inches in length by 2^ inches
in breadth, ground on both faces, and worked to a sharp cutting edge all
round, found at Torrs, Glenluce (F. D. C. v. 23 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 204).
A similar implement found in Lanarkshire is in the Museum, along with a
few others from the North of Scotland, where they appear to be more
common. The three remaining specimens are arrowheads of no special
interest. One is of the type with barbs and stem, and the other two are
of leaf-shape.

Sto7ie Axes. — These are very numerous in the National Collection, but
the majority of the specimens present no features of special importance.
The finest and most unusual forms have already been described and

1 The Rev. James Bouar, A.M., appears to him in Fasti Ecdesim Scoticarue, vol. ii. part i.
have been minister at Maybole for forty-seven p. 125.
years, from 1608 to 1655. See the notice of



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figured in the Collections: (1) of reddish flint, 2^ inches in length by If
inch across the cutting face, which is ground and polished, found at
Drury Lane, near Whithorn ; (2) of claystone, 8 inches in length, showing
marks of the wooden handle, found at Ervie (F. D. C i. 11 ; S. P. T. ii. 354) ;
(3) of claystone, 8^ inches in length, found at Gleniron, New Luce
(D. C. i. 11); (4) of claystone, 7 inches in length, found at Chapelheron,
Whithorn (D. C. i. 12) ; (5) of felstone, 13 inches in length, the largest in
the National Collection from Wigtownshire, found at Kirklauchline (F. D.
a. 13 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 201 ; S. P. T. ii. 346) ; (6) of green porphyritic
stone, finely polished, 6|- inches in length, with pointed butt, found at
Drummore, Kirkmaiden ; (7) of granite stone, 5^ inches in length, found
at Croach, Leswalt (F. D. C. v. 25; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 203); (8) of
green quartz, 85- inches in length, found at Glenjorrie, Old Luce (F. D. C.
i. 13; P. S. A. S. ix. 356; S. P. T. ii. 345) ; (9) of claystone, 11^ inches
in length, found at Glenluce (D. C. i. 11); (10) of greenstone, 6f inches
in length by 3 inches across the cutting face, with oval cross section
and flattened sides, found at Glengyre, Kirkcolm ; (11) of red sandstone,
8^ inches in length by 4 inches across the cutting end, oval in cross
section, of peculiar form, expanding at the butt end, found at Freugh,
Glenluce (D., P. S. A. S. xv. 265) ; (12) formed from a grayish sand-
stone pebble, 6f inches in length by 2f inches across the cutting end,
with, the surface much weathered, found at Stoneykirk ; (13) of granite,
polished, 6f inches in length by 2| inches across the cutting end,
found at High Slock, Kirkmaiden; (14) of felstone, Sf inches in length
by 2^ inches across the cutting face, with the sides ground flat, and
the butt rounded and slightly chipped, found at Kirkcowan ; (15) of
claystone, 3f inches in length by 1-fJ- inch across the cutting face, and
imperfect at the butt, found at Grennan, Kirkmaiden; (16) of clay-
sandstone, 4xV inches in length by 2|- inches across the cutting face,
found at Arbrack ; (17) of felstone, 6^ inches in length by 2| inches
across the cutting face, fractured on the butt and at the cutting edge,
found in Airies Moss, Kirkinner; (18) of felstone, weathered, 7^ inches
in length by 3-^^ inches in breadth, slightly fractured on the cutting
edge, found at Muntlock ; (19) of serpentine, 12| inches in length
by 4 inches across the cutting face, the sides ground flat, with the
butt shaped like the cutting edge, but not sharpened, found at Kirk-
colm ; (20) of greenish claystone, 6^ inches in length by 2^^ inches

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18 DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ANTIQUITIES

across the cutting face, finely smoothed, found at Freugh, Stoneykirk ;
(21) of claystone, 4xV inches in length by 2^^^ inches across the cutting
face, somewhat rudely finished and fractured, found in a drain on the
farm of Ardwell, Kirkcolm; (22) of brownish-yellow flint, 3|- inches in
length by 2j-V inches in breadth across the cutting face, with the surface
finely polished, and the butt imperfect, found at Wellhouse Farm,
Kirkcolm ; (23) of sandstone, 7^ inches in length by Sj inches across the
cutting face, and 2f inches in greatest thickness, with roughened surface,
but polished cutting edge, found at Float, Stoneykirk ; (24) of granite,
polished, 9|- inches in length by 2f inches in breadth across the cutting
face, with flattened sides, and with the two faces marked by three
longitudinal facets, found at Kiliness ; (25) of gray flint, polished, 5^
inches in length by 2^ inches across the cutting face, and slightly fractured
at the cutting edge, found at Peter's Hill, Maryport ; (26) of felstone,
polished, 7^ inches in length by 2f inches across the cutting face, found at
Auchabreck, Ardwell ; (27) of greenstone, 4f inches in length by if inch
across the cutting face, evidently part of a larger axe which has been broken
and remade by being roughly chipped on the upper part, found at High Torrs,
Glenluce; (28) of flint, 5f inches in length by If inch across the cutting face,
partly polished at the cutting edge, found at Half Mark, Stoneykirk ; (29)
lower portion of an axe of diorite, 3^ inches in length by 2^ inches in
breadth, fractured on the cutting end, and with the butt showing marks of
having been long used as a hammer-stone, found at Mark of Inch ; (30) of
felstone, 3|- inches in length by 1|- inch across the cutting face, with the
cutting edge and butt partly fractured, found at Dhuloch, Kirkcolm ; (31)
of granite, weather-worn, 8^ inches in length by 3f inches across the
cutting face, with rounded butt and slight fracture on the cutting edge,
found at Glenluce ; (32) of felstone, much weathered, 10-^ inches in length
by 3|- inches across the cutting end, slightly fractured on both faces and on
the sides, found near Drummore ; (33) of felstone, 4;^ inches in length by
2^ inches across the cutting face, formed from the butt end of a larger axe
re-sharpened, found at High Curghie, Kirkmaiden ; (34) the butt end of
what has been a large well-formed axe of granite, found at Lodenagapple.
In addition to the axes here enumerated there are about twenty more
specimens, which are so poor or in so fragmentary a condition as to be
unworthy of being mentioned in detail.



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Perforated Hammers and Axe-Hammers. — The implements of this
type from Wigtownshire are numerous in the National Collection, there
being thirty specimens in all. Several of these have already been figured
and described in the Collections: (l) This hammer is of dark gray sand-
stone, 9 inches in length by 4^ in breadth, unsymmetrical in form, found
at Mye Loch, Stoneykirk (D. C. ii. 2) ; (2) of silurian sandstone,
11-g- inches in length, partially perforated, found at Physgill, Glasserton
(F. D. C. V. 29; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 209); (3) of silurian sandstone, IQl
inches in length, found at Barr, Penninghame (F. D. C. v. 27 ; P. S.
A. S. xxiii. 295) ; (4) of gray sandstone, 9-^ inches in length, finely
formed, found on Cunningham Farm, Torhouskie (F. D. C. i. 1 5 ; S. P. T.
ii. 319; P. S. A. S. xii. 568); (5) hammer of sandstone, 7^ inches in
length by 4 inches in breadth and Z^ inches in thickness, found in
Galloway, was one of the earliest articles acquired by the Museum, having
been presented in 1781; (6) of silurian sandstone, 10^ inches in length,
found at Barnkirk, Penninghame (F. D. C. v. 28 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 206) ;
(7) of silurian sandstone, 7|- inches in length, found at Balcraig (F. D. C.
V. 30) ; (8) of gray sandstone, 6f inches in length, found in the parish of
Portpatrick (F. D. C. i. 17; P. S. A. S. xii. 568; S. P. T. ii. 319); (9)
axe-hammer of silicious sandstone, 10^ inches in length, found at North
Milton, Glenluce (D. C. i. 16); (10) double-pointed axe of sandstone, 4f
inches in length, found in the parish of Portpatrick (F. D. C. i. 14 ;
P. S. A. S. xii. 568; S. P. T. ii. 309); (11) of greenstone, 6^ inches in
length, unsymmetrical, found at Drumwhill Hill, Machermore (F. D. C.
ii. 1, 2; S. P. T. ii. 318; P. S. A. S. xiv. 126); (12) axe-hammer of
greenstone, of unusual form, Q\ inches in length,
found at Claycrop, Kirkinner (F. D. C. v. 32 ; P.
S. A. S. xvi. 57 ; S. P. T. ii. 312) ; (13) of micaceous
sandstone, 85- inches in length by 4 inches in breadth
and 3 inches thick, with a haft-hole at 3 inches from
the butt, and 1 inch in diameter at the middle,
widening at either end, found at High Clone, Moch-
rum; (14) of silurian sandstone, 12 inches in length
by 5i- inches in breadth across the butt end and 3|-

•1 ^ _ ^ FlQ. 11. — Perforated Hammer

inches in thickness, had the haft-hole only partially found at Kirkcoivan. Scale j.
bored through, but the finder stupidly punched it through with a hammer
and a nail, it was ploughed up in a field at Culmore, Stoneykirk; (15) of




20 DESCKIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ANTIQUITIES

gray diorite, 11 inches in length by 4|- inches across the broad end and
3| inches in thickness, partially perforated and unfinished in form, found
at Balgour, Kirkcolm ; (16) hammer of silurian sandstone, ovate in form
(Fig. 11), 3-^ inches in length by 3:^ inches in breadth, with a half-hole
f inch in diameter at the middle, widening towards either end, found
at Kirkcowan (F. D., S. P. T. ii. 319 ; P. S. A. S. xv. 266) ; (l7) of sand-
stone, 9|- inches in length by 4f inches in breadth, with part of one side
at edged end broken off, found at Duplin, Balgown; (18) of gray diorite,
wedge-shaped, 1 1 inches in length by 4^ inches in breadth and 3f inches
in thickness, partially perforated on each face, and ajDparently unfinished
in form, found at Balgour, Kirkcolm; (19) of gritty sandstone, lO-f inches
in length by 5 inches in breadth, well formed, with rounded butt and
flat faces, found at Barness, Wigtown; (20) of greenstone, 10 inches in
length by 3^ inches in breadth, much weathered on the surface, and
narrower in comparison to its length than the majority of specimens,
found at Bishop's Burn, Penninghame ; (21) of diorite, S^V inches in
length by 4f inches in breadth, with the haft-hole about the middle
of its length, and imperfect at the edged end, found at Wigtown ; (22)
of granitic stone, 7^ inches in length by 3j% inches in breadth, much
weathered, also found at Wigtown; (23) of silurian sandstone, wedge-
shaped, 9^ inches in length by 4 inches in breadth, well formed and with
smoothed faces, found at Old Luce ; (24) of silurian sandstone, 8^ inches in
length by 3f inches in breadth, with rounded butt, and the surface roughly
weather-worn, found at Glenluce; (25) of whinstone, 9| inches in leno-th
by 3|- inches in breadth, imperfect along the length on one side, much
weathered, found at Airiehassan; (26) of quartzite, barrel-shaped, 4^ inches
in length by 3^ in breadth, and 2f inches in thickness, with the haft-hole
roughly triangular in outline and irregularly formed, in consequence of the
perforation from either face not meeting accurately in the centre, found at
Glenluce ; (27) of gritty sandstone, oval-shaped, 2^-^^ inches in length by
2 j\ inches in greatest breadth, with finely polished haft-hole wider at one
end than the other, and slightly imperfect at the wider end, the broader end
much abraded by use, has no precise locality, but was found in
Wigtownshire.

In addition to the perforated hammers enumerated above there are
portions of three others : (1) of whinstone, edged end only, found
at Stewarton, Sorbie ; (2) of granitic stone, the butt end, which has



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subsequently been used as a hammer-stone, found at Orcbardton, parish of
Sorbie ; (3) of granite, a mere fragment, found in the parish of Glasserton.

Slickstones. — ^As already mentioned (p. 2) the Museum contains three
of these small implements of quartzite from Wigtownshire, which may be
described as follows : — (1) is 2f inches in length by fths inch in breadth
and x^ths inch in thickness, and was found in a drain at Bine, Kirkcolm
(F. D. G. i. 19; P. S. A. S. xii. 120, ib. xxiii. 219); (2) is S^V inches in
length by 1 inch in breadth and xi't^^^ inch in thickness, and was found at
Capenoch ; (3) is 2^ inches in length by |-ths inch in breadth and fths
inch in thickness, and was found at Eldrig, Mochrum. The most of these
implements appear to have been formed from ordinary water-worn pebbles
of quartzite, of regular form, by merely grinding or smoothing the two
longest sides, the broad faces meantime retaining their natural surface.
Only in two of the eight specimens in the Museum have the broad faces
also been ground.

Sharpening Stone. — This is of reddish sandstone, hollowed on each face.




Fig. 12. — Sharpening Stone and Stone Axe, found at Stoneykirk. Scale §.

and was found with a small stone axe lying on it, as shown in the figure,
near the sand-hills, Stoneykirk (F. D., P. S. A. S. xv. 263).

Whetstones. — The whetstones in the Museum are of two kinds : — (l)
oblong, with a perforation at one end for suspension ; and (2) oval-shaped,
with an oblique groove on one face. Of the former there are three
specimens, and of the latter two, all of quartzite. The perforated specimens
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22 DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ANTIQUITIES

are known to belong to the Iron Age. The sizes of the first three are
2Axfi-Xx\ inches; (2) 2|xifx-| inches; and (3) Sifxl^^VxTa
inches. Of the grooved specimens (I) measures 3^ inches in length by
2| inches in breadth, and was found at East Freugh, Stoneykirk ; (2) is
3f inches in length -by 2| inches in breadth, and is without a precise
locality, though found in Wigtownshire.

Polishers. — Three small stone implements may be described as
polishers : (I) of sandstone, measures 2^ inches in length by 2^ inches in
breadth ; the (2) is of slatestone, and was found in Whithorn churchyard ;
the (3) is of quartzite, oval-shaped, pointed at each end, and with one face
polished, it was found at Barnkirk.

Perforated Pebbles. — In addition to the specimens of these implements
from Glenluce sand-hills, there are also a few from other localities in
Wigtownshire in the Museum : (I) of sandstone, found at Balcraig,
Glasserton (F. D. C. v. 33 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 213) ; (2) of sandstone, found
at Kirkcowan (F. D. C. v. 33; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 212, 213); (3) of sand-
stone, disc-shaped, found at Gillespie, Old Luce (D. C. i. 17); (4) rounded,
of sandstone, 5f inches in breadth, found at Clachshant, Stoneykirk ;

(5) disc-shaped, of sandstone, 2|- inches in diameter, found at Drummore ;

(6) of sandstone, rudely formed, 2 inches in diameter, with the perforation
picked from each face, found at Craiglemine ; (7) of sandstone, rude and
imperfect, 3f x 2f inches, found at Carleton. Several other specimens
from Wigtownshire, numbering about twenty in all, need not be men-
tioned in detail, as they are nearly all without precise localities and are
all of common types.

Miscellaneous Stone Implements. — (1) A wedge-shaped implement of
micaceous sandstone, 7^ inches in length by 2^-^^ inches across the sharp
end, found at Glasserton; (2) disc of slaty sandstone, 11 inches in diameter,
with a perforation -| inch in diameter, picked from each face through the
centre ; (3) a small block of sandstone with a rudely picked hollow on one
face, found at Balcraig; (4) a pebble of sandstone with a roughly picked hollow
on one face, found at Kidsdale, Glasserton ; (5) a small block of sandstone,
with a cup-shaped depression on one side, 2^ inches in depth by 2f inches in
diameter at the top ; (6) a small pebble of greenstone, with an iron ring



FOUND IN AYRSHIRE AND WIGTOWNSHIRE. 23

attached — a weight probably; (7, 8) pebbles, each with perforation at one
end, one found at Blairbuy and the other at Carleton; (9) pebble of sand-
stone with a rudely picked hollow on one side, found at Mochrum ; (10)
eighteen discs of shale or cannel coal, the largest measuring 2|- inches in
diameter and the smallest If inches, all roughly worked to a circular form,
and some partly ground smooth, all found in digging in the church-
yard at Portpatrick in December 1892 ;^ (11) a disc of greenstone, 5 inches
in diameter, polished on one face, found at Grennan, Kirkmaiden (F. D.
C V. 35 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 216); (12) a conical-shaped stone, artificially
smoothed, found at Carleton; (13) two halves of a small mould of
steatitie stone for casting sleeve-links ; (14) portions of four other similar
moulds ; (15) a weaver's smoothing or rubbing stone of basalt ; (16) a sink-
stone of sandstone, with a perforation through one end, found at Carleton ;
(17) six socket-stones of gates or mills, formerly in use at Kirkcolm and
Glenluce, and of comparatively modern date; (18) three rubbing stones of
gritty stone, formerly used with the " saddle-querns '' for grinding meal,
etc. ; (19) is an irregular circular disc of jet, 2^ inches in diameter, with a
perforation f inch in diameter through the centre, found at Louden,
Penninghame ; (20) a polisher of hematite, of the quadrangular form, found
at Kirkcolm (D. C. i. 9) ; (21) another polisher, also of hematite, probably
found in Wigtownshire, as it was in Sir Herbert Maxwell's Collection ; (22)
is a "bracer" of fine-grained green sandstone, such as has been found in
interments of the Bronze Age, found at Mid Torrs, Old Luce (F. D. C. i.
19); (23) is an object of baked clay, resembling a small crucible, found
near a circular fort at Balfron, Kirkinner.

Hammer-stones. — -In addition to the numerous hammer-stones from the
different Lake - Dwellings in the county, the Museum possesses a large
number from other parts of Wigtownshire. These implements are mostly
oblong water-worn pebbles of quartz, gneiss, and granite, abraded at one or
both ends by use, and are so similar that with two or three exceptions it
will not be necessary to mention them in detail. The mere number from each
locality may be sufficient. Of the exceptional specimens, one, grooved round
the middle, was foiind in use as a weight to secure an animal in the stable
at BarhuUion (F. D. C. v. 30 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 213). Two hammer-stones

1 There is another similar disc in the AVhiting Bay, Arran ; and another found at
Museum which was found, with several others, at Millport, Bute.




24 DESCEIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ANTIQUITIES

of gneiss, here described, are said to have been found with a portion of an
urn of Bronze Age type, a flint knife, and a small ball of granitic stone, at
Sand Minnicks, Mid Terrs {Collections, vi. 100; P. S. A. S. xxii. 68). One

of the hammer-stones (Fig. 13) has seven Avell-
formed hollows on its surface, each about 1^ inch
in diameter ; while the other has six similar hollows.
Similar specimens found in Sweden are figured by
Nilsson.^ The remaining specimens are divided
among the under-mentioned places as follows :
Glenluce, twenty-eight ; Clachshant, twenty-one ;
Torrs, nineteen ; Freugh, Stoneykirk, ten ; Balcraig,
Fig 13— Hammer-stone found four; High Myre, Stonevkirk, two; Two-Mark,

at Sand Mmnicks, Mid Torrs. ' tj ./ ' J ' '

Scale i Stoneykirk, two ; Drumfad, two ; Culmore, one ;

Machermore Loch, one ; East Goldenoch, one ; Kirklauchline, one, with
groove round the middle ; Kirkbryde Farm, Kirkcolm, one ; Ardwell,
one ; Drumterlie, Penninghame, one ; Philgown, one, with groove round
the middle ; AVhithorn, one, with deep groove ; Dowies, Glasserton, one ;
and two without localities.

Spindle- WJiorls. — Of this class of implement the Museum possesses a
large number from Wigtownshire, there being 37 in all in the Collection.
The majority are probably not of any great age, and may perhaps date only
from the last century. None of them call for special mention, and a brief
note of their material and size will be sufficient: (1) is of sandstone, 1^-^
inch in diameter, and was found at Drummore ; (2) is also of sandstone, 1^
inch in diameter, rudely ornamented with straight incised lines, and was
found at Glasserton ; (3) is of claystone, if inch in diameter, and was
found at Penninghame; (4) is of sandstone, 1^-^^ inch in diameter, irre-
gular in form, and was found at Mains of Penninghame ; (5) is of claystone.
If inch in diameter, and was found at Airiehassan ; (6) is of steatitic
stone. If inch in diameter, cone-shaped, and ornamented with concentric
circles; (7) is of sandstone, 1^ inch in diameter, flat, cone-shaped, and
ornamented with concentric circles; (8) of fine sandstone, If inch in
diameter, imperfect on one face ; (9) of sandstone, l^^ inch in diameter,
ornamented on one face with four incised lines — all four found at
Kirkmaiden; (10) of greenstone, If inch in diameter; (11) also of green-

1 Primitive Inhabitants of Scandinavia, pi. i. figs. 4, 5.



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stone, I^ inch in diameter; (12) of sandstone, 1^-^ inch in diameter,
imperfect, and rudely ornamented with incised lines — all three found at
Balcraig; (13) of claystone, l-f\ inch in diameter, ornamented with
concentric circles on each face, found at Drumscallan; (14) of claystone. If
inch in diameter, rudely formed, found at St. Ninian's Cave, Glasserton ;
(15) of sandstone, if inch in diameter, found at Kirkinner; (16) of
sandstone, If inch in diameter, slightly imperfect, ornamented with
straight lines radiating from the spindle-hole; (17) of red sandstone, l-^^y
inch in diameter, ornamented on each face with straight incised lines
radiating from the spindle-hole and alternating, with dots ; (18) of steatitic
stone, ly^ inch in diameter, ornamented with one circle round the
spindle-hole on one face, — these three without precise localities; (19) of
Silurian sandstone, if inch in diameter, ornamented on one face with two
incised circles concentric with the spindle-hole; (20) of gray shale, 1:^ inch
in diameter, ornamented with three slightly incised circles round the
spindle-hole ; (21) of steatitic stone, 1|- inch in diameter, tinornamented, with
rounded edges — all three found at Kirkcolm ; (22) of steatitic stone, If
inch in diameter, ornamented with divergent lines on one face, found at
Balmurrie, New Luce; (23-30) eight specimens of claystone and sandstone,
mostly unornamented, from 1 inch to If inch in diameter, all found at the
south end of Kirkmaiden; (31) of claystone. If inch in diameter, found
at Balcarrie, Glenluce ; (32) of clay-slate, 1 inch in diameter, semi-globular
in form, and ornamented with incised concentric circles, found at Gleniron,
Glenluce ; (33-37) five specimens found in Wigtownshire, but without
precise localities.

Pebbles, with indented holloiv on either face. — In addition to a few
specimens found on the Glenluce Sands, the National Museum possesses
four specimens of these implements from Wigtownshire, all of which have
already been figured and described : (1) Of silurian sandstone, found at
Balcraig, Glasserton (F. D. (7. v. 31 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 211); (2) of granite,
found at Machermore, Old Luce (F. D. C. i. 18 ; P. S. A. S. xi. 583, xxxiii.
211 ; Munro, S. L.-D. p. 56); (3) of silurian sandstone, found at Gillespie,
Old Luce (D. C. i. 17 ; F. D. G. ii. 2 ; P. S. A. S. xxiii. 211) ; (4) of silurian
sandstone, found at Goldenoch, Leswalt (D. C. i. 18; F. D. C. ii. 3 ;
P. S. A. S. xxiii. 211).

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Quern Stones. — The National Museum possesses four quern stones from
Wigtownshire, two of which are from Barhapple Crannog.

1. This specimen is one of the finest in the Collection. It is of gray


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