History

Daffodils at the entrance to Gavinton
Daffodils at the entrance to Gavinton

Gavinton, Fogo & Polwarth along with the surrounding areas have many interesting historical facts. We have tried to record that information where possible for all to share.  The navigation links can be used to browse through the Gavinton, Fogo & Polwarth historical archive.

The historical material in this section of the website has been provided by a number of people and a variety of sources. Information in historical records is always subject to interpretation and the opinions expressed in this section are not, necessarily, those of the Gavinton, Fogo & Polwarth Community Council.

In addition to the history of the area, you will find information about life in this area today.