The History of Leith

October 22, 2013

Lord Carlyle

2nd Octobris 1608.—The Qlk day publik Intimaouue wes made of the excomunicaoune of Williame Earle of Anguss for papistrie And of excomunicaoune of Williame Steward for the slauchter of wmqll. James dowglas Lord Carlill according to the ordinance of the Presbytrie Septeb., 27, 1608.
(Note.—William Stewart slew Lord Carlyle as he was walking along the High Street of Edinburgh. Lord Carlylefe tomb may still be seen in the nave of Holyrood Abbey.)

Source-Record of the Session, South Leith

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