The History of Leith

June 13, 2006

A letter by William Perrie

This broadside begins: ‘A copy of a very affecting and interesting letter, written by William Perrie, before his execution, on Wedneday, and which was found in the Condemned Cell, after his execution, addressed to Mr Mason, one of the elders who attended him when in Jail.’ The letter was sourced from the ‘Glasgow Herald’ of the 23rd October, 1837. for more click here

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