3 March 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

A keen NW wind dried the roads wonderfully though there had been a slight snow shower between 7 + 8. I walked to Tower Street, Market Place, West Port, Pinegrove, Dunsdale Cottages, Sloethornbank, Curror Street, Shawpark + Knowepark [?] or Thornepark [?] + later to Castle Street, Rosebank + the Floors. After dinner had to see Mrs Orr, Dovecot. D [Dr David Graham] was at Yair Bridge + then at Broadmeadows + Lewenshope. H + Nancy1 went to the Picture House.

1 Agnes Amelia ‘Nancy’ Roberts née Muir (1878-1948) and Helen Frances ‘Mousey’ Muir (1880-1963), Dr Muir’s second and third daughters

[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/22, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1919]

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rumblingclint

Archivist, interests include Dr John Stewart Muir 1845-1938) of Selkirk, general practitioner, and Seton Paul Gordon (1886–1977), naturalist, author and photographer

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