Welcome to the parish of New Cumnock,

Ayrshire, Scotland

Thank you for visiting New Cumnock and we hope you enjoy your stay as we share with you some of its special story and hopefully reveal its rich history and place in Scotland.

This web-site is devoted to the history of the parish of New Cumnock which is situated in the Southern Uplands of Scotland.


Update 05 JUL 2020 | Valuation Rolls 1855


Update August 2020 | Place-Names: A


Update September 2020 | Knockshinnoch Disaster | The Saltcoats Salvationists


Update October 2020 | Place-Names

Bloweary, Bught Knowe and Drumkalladyr

Please be sure to call again as we add new chapters to the history of New Cumnock.

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