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Andrew Hyslop - where did you come from, where did you go?

I am going to explain this as clearly as I can, but it won’t be easy and I fear it won’t be interesting, but at least I will have the mystery written down, if only for myself to return to at some future date. 681 more words

Duncan’s Pantry: A Covenanter’s Hideout #History #Scotland

A traditional hideout for a Covenanter is said to lie on the north side of the Garpel Burn in Dalry parish, Galloway.

Downstream from the Holy Linn © … 147 more words


Covenanters as Brownies: Brownie’s Green #History #Scotland

Another traditional Covenanter site in Dalry parish is Brownie’s Green…

According to the OS Name Book:

A Small hill on the farm of
the soil of which is arable land. 142 more words


The Secret of Society Holm and Kate’s Wood #History #Scotland

Is this where Covenanters met in secret and prayed?

Society Holm

According to the OS Name Book, Society Holm lies:

‘A Small tract of land farm of Bogue and situate within Kates Wood . 178 more words