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, October 22, 2011

Galloway dam under construction

Art in Concrete by Charles Oppenheimer (1875-1961). Tongland dam (near Kirkcudbright) under construction for the Galloway Hydro-electric scheme.


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