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history of the volunteers of Clackmannan and Kinross

Edmund E. Dyer

history of the volunteers of Clackmannan and Kinross

(7th V.B. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders) (South Africa, 1900-1902)

by Edmund E. Dyer

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Published by Robert Cunningham in Alva, Clackmannan .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edmund E. Dyer.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 254p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20162241M

On the Records pages of the Fife Family History Society website there is a transcription of the edition. Worrall's Directory of the North-Eastern counties of Scotland, comprising the counties of Forfar, Fife, Kinross, Aberdeen, Banff, and Kincardine, , is at the Scottish Directories pages. Forth River. Forth River, river in northern Tasmania, Australia, rising in the lakes district near Mount Pelion West in the Central Plateau. Fed by its principal tributaries, the Dove and Wilmot, it flows 60 miles (95 km) north to Port Fenton, its estuarine mouth on Bass Strait.


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The Church plays a full role in the life of the community and our members are closely involved in the life of the town. Whether Sir Thomas Dundas will be able to carry Clackmannan cannot now be said as papers cannot be got at.

Mr. [Henry] Dundas says either Colonel Abercromby or Mr. Erskine of Alloa will come in and be pro. But it was Charles Allan Cathcart who was returned, apparently with the support of Sir Thomas Dundas and the Erskines.Clackmannanshire is a British county and a council area in lies north of the River Forth, between Perthshire to the north and Fife to the south.

Clackmannanshire is the smallest county in the United Kingdom. The second smallest, Kinross-shire, lies net to it. Some villages/places in the county: Clackmannan, Alloa, Dollar, Tillicoultry, Tullibody.> Library – Clackmannanshire Library – Clackmannanshire Below are listed the publications which West Lothian Family History Society holds for the county of Clackmannanshire.