Artefacts Photographs and Images Postcards Video Cassettes / CDs Maps, Plans and Diagrams Documents Fiction Books Non-Fiction Books

A detail of the various books, records and other documents held by the Society is set out below.

Anyone seeking further information on any of these documents or wishing to view them should get in touch with the Society Archivist Ronald  Morrison RM114414@aol.com (tel. 01361 882166) with whom arrangements can be made.

16 Persons and Individuals

  • a) Luke Misset - Duns Character.

  • b) Yorkie - the Gentle Shepherd - buried Fogo. 

  • c) Newspaper image c1914 Cpl. Archibald Dewar and Master Scott Peden.

  • d) Young Trotter Broomhouse Paper Mill - painting.

  • e) Mrs. Laidlaw (wife of founder of Cumledge Mill).

  • f) Duns Scotus images - 2.

  • g) Provost Lennie, Peter Dryburgh and party - vintage car rally

  • Polish Priest stationed at Langton Camp 1942-43 with greetings card

  • Robert Ainslie

  • lines in remembrance of Andrew Gibb

17 Railway Station and Berwickshire Railway

  • a) Whitley Bay Train 1928

  • b) 61324 at Duns Station

  • c) Duns Station - 3 views

  • d) Railwayman on track beside locomotive

  • e) Turntable Berwick

  • f) Rail Track

  • g) Duns/St Boswells ticket

  • h) Edinburgh Berwick timetable

  • i) Receipt for package Dunse/Greenlaw 1879

  • j) Railway line passing sewerage works

  • k) Philip Wilson granary

  • l) Reston Junction

 

 Locomotive at Duns Station

18 Reiver's Week

  • a) Reiver's Election Town Hall 28.4.1950

  • b) Ride out in Town Square c. 1950

  • c) Reiver's Party passes Sally Lodge

  • d) Rideout and miscellaneous images -14

  • e) Ceremony at Covenanting stone -4

 19 Schools

School Photographs

  • a) Duns School 1920

  • b) Berwickshire High School (3rd. year) 1945/46

  • c) do staff 1945

  • d) do (4th. year) 1947/48

  • e) do staff 1947?

  • f) Duns Primary School c. 1920

  • g) Duns Primary School 1948

  • h) do

  • i) Milburn School 1924

  • j) John Watson's School Marchmont 1940s - three photographs

  • k) Infants at Allanton House W.W.2

  • l) Pen and ink drawing of W.A. Mabbott Rector and Assistants 1895

  • m) Pen and ink drawing of first Berwickshire High School

  • n) Berwickshire High School 1911

  • o) Workers outside newly completed extension 1911

  • p) Berwickshire High School Hall - Christmas decor -2

  • q) Fogo Primary School c. 1920?

  • r) School Photograph - details unknown

20 Societies

Duns Football Club
Team photograph (with names)

Duns Ladies Football Club
Team photograph 1956 - from Berwickshire News 1992 (with poem by Jimmy McFarlane)

Duns Pipe Band  in Public Park c 1990 - 11 images

East Berwickshire Agricultural Machinery Club
1) Club outing at Berwick Bus Station (with names) - donated by Mona Edgar
2)Berwickshire News photograph of 50th. anniversary dinner (with names)

Fordson Tractors Drivers Club
1) group photograph with names (donated by Mona Edgar)
2) at John McBain & Sons Chirnside do

Old Folks
Outing to Selkirk 1950s (some names)
do Gifford

21 Sport

  • Duns Ladies' Football Team 1956 (with poem)

  • Duns Football Club (date unknown)

  • Four young golfers Duns Golf Club 1906

  • Curling on Hen Poo

  • Dennis Jones Duns School Champion 1953

  • Jim Clark (racing driver) Civic Reception

  • Duns Bowling Club, Preston Road - two images

22 Surrounding Towns and Villages

Ayton - Main Street

Berwick

  • Berwick Bridge - 2 images

  • Railway Marshalling yard

Chirnside

  • 1 east c.1928

  • 2 Rock House and Mill

  • 3 Edgerton Mill

  • 4 Paper Mill - see under Industrial

  • 5 David Hume Bridge

Coldingham
  • Coldingham Cross 1895
  • High Street 1895

Coldstream - Bridge and Marriage House

Eyemouth

  • 1)The Harbour -two views
  • 2) Caravan Park
Gavinton
  • 1) Post Office
  • 2) from east
  • 3) Butterwell Hall - stone inscription
  • 4) Ann Smith Memorial Stone
Greenlaw
  • 1) Town Hall
  • 2) Town Cross
  • Stepping stones
Grantshouse
  • c 1900

  • 2) Quarry

Kirk Yetholm - Main Street 1907

Langton Mill 

Lauder - Main Street
 


Longformacus
  • 1) Village Row
  • 2) Village Well
Midlem c1908
Norham - Main Street
Polwarth village - two views
Preston
Reston
  • Wheatsheaf Inn 1890
  • Railway Signal Box and Display c1880?
St. Abbs
  • St. Helen's Church (two images
  • General view
Sinclairshill
Swinton Main Street - two images
Westruther - c. 1898
Whitsome - Main Street

23 Miscellaneous

a) Duns 1806 Manual; Fire Engine
b) Whitchester Hospital -two images
c) Charabanc outing (John A Malcolm motor hirer)
d) David Swanson & Co. - motor lorries
e) Rapier Defence System tested West Printonan Hill October 1977
f) Images of various bridges
g) BSA Motor Cycle connected to drive a turnip cutter Duns Mill 1934
h) Eglington Mains - entrance
i) Grinding stone Walker's Yard Currie Street 1992
j) Edin's Broch
k) Copy of etching c. 1850 showing Duns from approx. Trinity Park
l) Image from early post card showing panoramic view of Duns.