THE DEVELOPMENT OF HOPEMAN, MORAY
Douglas G Lockhart

The newspaper Northern Scot on 20 July 1929 described Hopeman as one of the most picturesque of Moray’s seaside towns and although little more than 200 years old it has many buildings of architectural interest, representative of those found in coastal planned villages … more info

SMUGLING DAYS THAT GAVE HOPEMAN ITS NAME.
by – “R. Munroe Gordon 1961”  born 1873 and aged 88.

This article was written by Mr. R Munroe Gordon to record his knowledge on the origin of the name of ‘Hopeman’ for the benefit of his immediate family. He was a native of Hopeman, born during 1873 and lived there until 1903 when he moved away from the area… more info