DVDs & Books For Sale

The Museum has produced 5 DVD’s and a number of books in the last few years:


Our new DVD is called "Reflections of Old Dalbeattie".

On this DVD are stories from Dalbeattie's past and is narrated by Mr Tommy Henderson, our life Chairman and founder of the museum. Tommy was born and brought up in Dalbeattie. He was born in 1937.

Tommy's stories are accompanied by old pictures of Dalbeattie. This DVD costs £5:00.

Reflections of Old Dalbeattie DVD



Dalbeattie, The Auld Scots Hame Book CoverDalbeattie, The Auld Scots Hame By James Thomson

Reminiscences of the Dalbeattie of a bygone day!

All of the articles in this volume have appeared in the Stewartry Observer at one time or another. The stories have been told by Mr James Thomson who was the son of a local clogger in Dalbeattie.



The Waters of Urr

One of the Dalbeattie’s unique features is its harbour. Known as The Dubb O Hass although 5 miles from the sea estuary. This DVD tells the whole storyof all the harbours and quarries  between Kippford and Dalbeattie’s harbour.

Faces and Places

This DVD also contains old Dalbeattie School Photographs from the Primary and Secondary School and also contains pictures from many social events and dances held in the past in Dalbeattie. Dalbeattie Star football Club also features from as early as 1930's.

This will bring back memories of the people and places from the past.

Pim's World

Pim Blair's boys club 1950 to 1960's including boys camps and visits to Blackpool, Whitby and Morecomb. This DVD depicts the fun they had at the club.
This DVD is a must for all who were members of Pims Boys Club.

Dalbeattie's Industrial Past.

This tells the story of most of the Industries that Dalbeattie was famous for. Including the demise of Biggars Mill, the Glove Factory Carswell Mill and the munitions factory and Stell Rads and many more past industries.

All DVDs last one hour and cost £6.00 + pp £1.50