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Making History: The ‘Lost’ Bible of Alexander McCubbin, Hanged in 1685 #History #Scotland

In early 1685, Alexander McCubbin was summarily hanged at Hallhill in Irongray parish, probably for suspected involvement in a violent attack on the local minister by some Society people. 580 more words


Kirkcudbrightshire Flag

The flag of Kirkcudbrightshire is the fourth Scottish county flag; it was registered as the result of consultation with the county’s Lord Lieutenant, Sir Malcolm Ross, 385 more words


The Mystery of the McMillanites in Galloway #History #Scotland

There is a gaping hole in the record of baptisms and marriages between 1706 and 1712 of the McMillanites, a fragment of the Society people that rejected the Revolution Settlement of 1689 to 1690. 337 more words