Archive for the 'Leith' Category

Four Robbers Hanged at the Gallowlee near Leith #History #Scotland

• December 17, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Beyond Orkney’s Fatal Shore: The Wreck of The Croune, 10 December 1679 #History #Scotland

• December 10, 2016 • 3 Comments

An Orkney Diarist on Infamous Shipwrecks #History #Scotland

• December 3, 2016 • 3 Comments

Dunnottar Prisoners Attempting to Escape at Leith are put in Irons #History #Scotland

• November 30, 2016 • Leave a Comment

A Notorious Spreader of False News Banished to Jamaica in 1685 #History #Scotland

• November 16, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The Impressment of Leith’s Poor and Drunks, and the Bursting of the Toune Drum in 1684

• November 22, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Five Mysterious Covenanters Banished to Barbados in 1687

• August 21, 2012 • 2 Comments