Local History

New Publication - Little Boreland

Little Boreland - Book CoverThe Story of a Magical House
by James Collett-White

The book will be launched at The Mill on the Fleet on Wednesday 22 March 2017 at 6.30 for 7.00pm with an illustrated talk by the author and refreshments.

Little Boreland is the white 18th century house perched picturesquely above the road to Cardoness Castle from Gatehouse of Fleet.

This booklet traces the history of the property from 1780 when the farmhouse, outbuildings and drystone dykes were erected by the Cally Estate, owners till 1931. It tells the story of the various people who have lived there, brought to life by numerous illustrations.

Read more...

Find us on Facebook