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‘Cargill Taken Prisoner at Covington Mill, on the Clyde’ #History #Poetry #Scotland

The capture of the outlawed minister Donald Cargill at Covington near Biggar in July 1681 was turned into poetry by the Reverend James Dodds in the nineteenth century. The poem, based on Patrick Walker’s account of Cargill’s capture, was published...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 13 Mar 2016

Richard Cameron at Tinto Hill in October, 1679

After Richard Cameron’s return to Scotland via Newcastle, he travelled northwards and perhaps preached as the occasion offered until he reached Tinto Hill in Lanarkshire… The Kirk Burn at Tinto  © Chris Eilbeck and licensed for reuse. There,...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 29 Jan 2015

Donald Cargill was Captured Here

In 1911 a monument was erected at the place where Donald Cargill, Walter Smith and James Boig were captured in July 1681. The monument stands beside the road at Covington Mill in Covington parish, Lanarkshire. Map of Covington Mill           ...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 27 May 2013

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