17 July 1922 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

A fine day: no rain + calm, slight N.W. [wind] Guy1 came at 11 looking very well. Cycled to Wellwood Stables2, Upper Faldonside, Bridgelands + Forest Mill. Sat a while in the garden. Guy had a walk on the Hill.

1 The Reverend Gavin Struthers ‘Guy’ Muir (1846-1927), Dr Muir’s brother,

2 Dr Muir had been attending the son of Alexander Mitchell (fl.1920), chauffeur, “Inhabitant Occupier, not rated” at Wellwood Stables, Ettrick Terrace, Selkirk, John Roberts junior, manufacturer, Proprietor [1920 Valuation Roll]

[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/25, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1922]

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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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