The History of Leith

May 18, 2013

Kilsyth

5 of Sept. 1644.—The said day yr was no Sessione becaus yr was no Sermon for yr was to be a publick humiliatioune upo ye morne being fryday.
(Note.—This humiliation was thought necessary after the great defeat which Montrose inflicted on the Covenanters at Kilsyth.)

Source-South Leith Records

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