Kirkcudbrightshire

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Kirkcudbrightshire

(kɜːˈkuːbrɪˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) a former county of SW Scotland, part of Dumfries and Galloway since 1975
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A Pictorial History and Reminiscences by residents in the towns and villages of the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright is the work of Peter Westwood.
It was not until the surrender of Threave Castle to King James II in 1455 that the lordship and former kingdom of Galloway was finally broken into the Shire of Wigtown and the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.