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

Neilson's Monument -Hot Blast

Here are a collection of photos taken near Rhonehouse (near Castle Douglas) of the James Beaumont Neilson Monument - called Hot Blast. Also included the 'Levellers' stone (but which isn't - wrong date) at Furbar.


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