Archive for December, 2014

‘To Extirpate These Rebels’: The Commission to Colonel James Douglas, 27 March to 20 April, 1685

• December 24, 2014 • 5 Comments

The Men Who Sought Out Goats: The Abjuration Oath of 1685

• December 21, 2014 • 5 Comments

The Drowning of the Wigtown Martyrs: The Evidence of Cloud of Witnesses in 1714

• December 18, 2014 • 6 Comments

The Pay Dispute of Wigtown’s Hangman in 1685

• December 16, 2014 • 1 Comment

The Way from Wigtown’s Gallows Hill

• December 12, 2014 • 3 Comments

The Hidden: Fugitives in Penninghame parish, 1684

• December 10, 2014 • 1 Comment

Discovered for History: The Peden Stone at Mid Linthills near Lochwinnoch

• December 5, 2014 • 1 Comment