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Rediscovered: The Peden Stone near Auchensoul Hill

Congratulations to husband and wife team Ritchie and Lorna Conaghan who have probably rediscovered the Peden Stone near Auchensoul Hill. Reproduced by the kind permission of Ritchie and Lorna Conaghan. Over a year ago, I posted on the mystery of the...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 13 Aug 2014

Betrayed: Prophet Peden at Pingerrach in 1685.

When the outlawed preacher Alexander Peden was in Carrick in the summer of 1685, his presence in a house was allegedly betrayed to government forces by an informer… Pingerroch ‘39. After this [Peden in Wigtownshire in mid June, 1685], he was to...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 26 Jun 2014

Peden’s Stone by Auchensoul Hill near Barr

Road to Barr from the Ruin at Lane Toll © Billy McCrorie and licensed for reuse. The field preacher Alexander Peden is said to have a conventicle at a distinctive whin stone one-and-a-half miles from the village of Barr in Barr parish, Carrick. Is Peden’s...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 6 Feb 2013

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