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Gatehouse & District Timeline

Here is a timeline which shows "Significant dates in the Development of Gatehouse and District".

Booklets about Gatehouse

For a small place there have been a lot of publications and part-publications telling the story of Gatehouse. Many of the dates and other facts have been "handed down" without any formal record, so do be aware that some records may differ slightly from one source to another.
This document lists various documents that tell the story of Gatehouse.  "Gatehouse Bibliography". 

Various Gatehouse Stories

We reproduce below transcripts of some newspaper articles, guide books and pamphlets about Gatehouse, hoping that we are not in breach of any copyright laws.


"Galloway One Hundred Years Ago :
Burgh of Gatehouse

Galloway News article by James Affleck (16th Sept.)


Gatehouse Welcome Home Sale


W & A Campbell Coach Tours


Industrial Archaeology of Gatehouse-of-Fleet
y John Butt


The Gatehouse Experiment.
by Philip Mann


The Story of Gatehouse of Fleet
Mill on the Fleet publication


Wheels of Wood, Wheels of Iron
by Charlie Girdwood. About Gatehouse Mills.


As We Were, The Story
by Lyn Hampshire. Rutherford Hall.


Gatehouse Memories
Edited by George McCulloch. Millenium publication.


John Faed, The Gatehouse Years
by David Steel