He had walked from dumfriesshire to Edinburgh to consult a doctor about his health, and was advised to lose his pipe.
dumfriesshire, at any rate, may have been settled in this way.
On the bare and cold top of that mountain which divides Lanark from dumfriesshire.
Walter Scott, another of the founders, was born in Moffat, dumfriesshire.
We travelled in haste and in peril through dumfriesshire and the neighbouring counties of England.
James advanced against him in dumfriesshire and caused his flight.
Creehope Linn was a well-known retreat of the old Covenanters in dumfriesshire.
I was born in the upper district and amidst the mountains of dumfriesshire.
A place called Liethin Hall, in dumfriesshire, was the hereditary dwelling of a noted brownie.
He was born of poor parents at the little village of Ecclefechan, in dumfriesshire, Scotland.