The History of Leith

November 20, 2006

The Execution of Mary,Queen of Scots 1587

The Execution of Mary,Queen of Scots 1587

Mary,Queen of Scots was executed at Fotheringhay castle on the 8th February 1587. She had many conections to Leith including the granting of a Royal Charter to Trinity House. Her coat of Arms can been seen at South Leith Church along with her mothers Mary of Guise.

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