The Preaching Brae near Maybole
According to tradition, the Preaching Brae in Maybole parish was used by the Covenanters:
‘A small gently sloping brae which is said to have taken its name from the circumstance of preaching having been held on it in the days of the Covenanters. property of James Dunlop Esquire Edinburgh.’ (OS Name Book)
Donald Cargill is said to have preached nearby at the Cargill Stone in 1681.
Alexander Peden is also associated with a thorn tree in Maybole parish.
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