Lourin Meg: A Small Rock with History

‘A small rock on the farm of Newfield about 4 feet in height on which the Covenanters & the early Dissenters are said to have preached.’ (OS Name Book)

Lourin Meg
Lourin Meg lies on Newfield farm in Hoddom parish, Dumfriesshire.

Map of Lourin Meg               Aerial View of Lourin Meg

Neighbouring Tundergarth parish was linked to the Society people.

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~ by drmarkjardine on February 8, 2014.

One Response to “Lourin Meg: A Small Rock with History”

  1. […] that protrudes into Hoddom parish. Today it lies on the east side of the M74. Nearby to the east is ‘Lourin Meg’, in Hoddom parish, a stone where the ‘Covenanters and early Dissenters […]

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