Last of the Westland Whigs

In the late 17th century, the 'Westland Whigs' were the radical descendants of earlier Covenanters who had defied the absolutist rule of Stuart kings in south west Scotland.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

John Martin's grave

Here are some photos of John Martin's Grave. Martin(1710- 1801)was a Galloway Leveller in 1724 before becoming a clock and watchmaker in Kirkcudbright. There are also some work-in-progress shots of new bird-hides on Threave Estate.


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