The History of Leith

July 26, 2004

Francis Muir

Francis Muir was the first minister of the Relief Church of Junction Road.He was born at Strathhaven on the 13th August 1797 and ordained at Leith 11th June 1823. He was Moderstor of the Relief Synod in 1841 and was for forty-eight years minister of Junction Road. He died at his house in north Fort Street on the 13th September 1871.


Francis Muir


A small part of Francis Muir’s call to Hunction Road Church and signed by many members of the congregation. This is a rare and important historic document

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