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Year 2000 - High Street Businesses

Photos by Geoff Keating

North side, going from East to West.

In this photograph are
Antony Wolffe,
Roberta Bryan 
and Robert Soutar.

They are standing outside the Toll-house which is just opposite the war memorial, whose reflection can be seen in the window.

Antony was an architect and owned his own business
A C Wolffe & Partners.

Alexandra (Alix) Wolffe, wife of Antony Wolffe, made model animals.

The Giftie Gie Us - Jane Shillan

Bank of Scotland, 1 High Street. - George Muir, Moira Wallace & Graham Cameron.

John R Fergusson, 3 High Street - Jessie Fergusson.

Veterinery Surgery, 15 High Street - Neil McCormick

Ian Kerr & Co, Incorporated Surveyors, 31 High Street - Robert & Christina Ridell.

The Bank o'Fleet Hotel, 47 High Street - James 'Noky' Watson

Galloway Land & Property Services, 49 High Street - Peter Martineau, Bernadine Slatcher.

Post Office, 61 High Street - Ruth Patterson, manageress

The Post Men - Nigel Scott & Andy Dale.

Andy Dale. & Nigel Scott

A J Innes, Chartered Accountants, 63 High Street - Heidi McElroy, Leslie Smith, Alastair Innes, Susan Baird

Gatehouse Library, 63 High Street - Joan Frame

Memory Lane Antiques, Rutherford Hall - Roger Hampshire


South side, going from East to West.

Crosbie's Garage, Woodside Terrace - Laura McSherry, Karen Loy, Debbie Dalrymple, Garry McClymont, Billy Hatch, Thomas Raphael, Graeme Poulton, Jimmy Waugh, Robert Docherty, Billy Nichol, Doug Graham, Grant Scott, Andy Brown.

Murray Arms Hotel - (back) Ashley Flannigan, John Corson, Alice Black, Florence Kelly,
Graeme Williamson,(front) Elspeth O'Brien, Nancy Thompson, Eileen Kelly.

Murray Arms Hotel - (back) Helen Flannigan, Alice Black, Elspeth O'Brien, Florence Kelly, Gemma Hannah, Cecilia McCutcheon, Janet Walker, Ian Knox, Isabelle Baird, (front) Moira Poland, Jenny Raphael, Robin Raphael, 

The Potting Shed, 4 High Street - Peter Elliot & Kevin Butler.

Peter Elliot & Kevin Butler with David Steel.

D & J Beswick, 8-10 High Street. - David Beswick

S Henderson, butcher, 14 High Street - John McCulloch & Mungo Henderson.


 Stark's Chemist, 20 High Street.- Donna Forsyth, Fiona McIntyre, John Headley-Foster, Gillian White.

Galloway Lodge Preserves, 24-28 High Street - Fiona Hesketh

Williamson & Henry, Estate Agents,
32 High Street.- Ian Rodger

Thirtyfour Salon, hairdressers. 34 High Street - Fiona Burns, Alexis McCreath & Josephine McCreath 

Bobbin Guest House, 36 High Street -
Frances Green, Lorna & Rebecca.


Kaleidoscope (gift shop), 42 High Street - Bunty Davies

Costcutter, 50-52 High Street - Jane & Barry Nijjar.

Henderson's hairdresser., 58 High Street
Shonagh Henderson, 

Galloway Country Style 59-61 High Street - Graham Carson, Caroline McCarlie, Ruth Patterson, Elizabeth McCarlie, Joan Frame, Marie Mellon.

Galloway Country Style - standing - Caroline McCarlie, Gwen McSkimming, Moyra Martineau, Margaret McWilliam, Lucy Marshall, Christine Agnew, - seated - Marie Mellon, Graham Carson, Elizabeth McCarlie, Mabel Robertson.

Galloway Country Style, Fleetvale - Margaret McWilliam, Mandy Veitch, Moyra Martineau, Gwen McSkimming, Graham Carson, Caroline McCarlie, Elizabeth McCarlie, Mabel Robertson, Marie Mellon, Christine Agnew, Zoe Hannah, Lucy Marshall.

Spar store -  William Patterson, Laura Pringle, Vicki McMillan, Fiona Burns, Marlen McCulloch, Josie Hope,
Lee-Ann Hastings, Mary McNicholl, Michelle Crane, Louise McNicholl, Shona Crane, Dawn McIntyre.

Tourist Information Centre - Kirsty Robertson