Raining steadily till evening. Snow disappeared more rapidly. Lots of drifts on hills still. Motored to Mavisbank, Faldonside, Bridgelands + Henhouse.1 In house all afternoon. Went to evening service. A W Gilchrist, a [illegible] missionary addressed us.2 This was the conclusion of a missionary week here + at Galashiels. Supped at Wellwood.3
1 Henhouse is beyond the south end of Haining Loch, Selkirk, grid reference NGR NT469,271.
2 Gilchrist is so far unidentified.
3 Wellwood, Ettrick Terrace, Selkirk, home of Dr Muir’s daughter Agnes Amelia ‘Nancy’ Roberts née Muir (1878-1948), wife of John Roberts junior.
[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/26, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1923]