Publications of Renfrewshire & General Interest

Links to useful and freely available publications.

To access some of these publications you will need to register with the relevant organisation.

A Practical Guide to Recording Archaeological Sites

Discovery and Excavation

Glasgow Archaeological Society — via SAJ


An Introduction to Graveyard Recording

Gravestone Recording Form

Health and safety in historic graveyards

Lichens, Algae and Mosses

Making a Graveyard Plan

Researching Your Graveyard

Working in a scheduled or listed graveyard or burial ground

Internet Archive — Many out-of-copyright publications of Renfrewshire interest available here

Local History and Archaeology Essays

Old Statistical Account:
Parish of Kilbarchan — Volume 15 No. 23.
Parish of Lochwinnoch — Volume 15 No. 3.

Origines Parochiales Scotiae

Prehistoric Renfrewshire

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries (PSAS) — via ADS

Renfrewshire Local History Forum Journal