Tag: Covenanter

Unveiling of Covenanter Monument

Unveiling of Covenanter Monument

Year: 1911

This is an interesting card dating from 8th July 1911. It was issued to mark the unveiling of the monument to the Covenanter Donald Cargill. Donald Cargill was one of…

Angus Statue


A Brown’s Series postcard showing the memorial to James Earl of Angus, who began the raising of the Cameronian regiment in Douglas on May 14th 1689. The organising of the…

Gala Queen and courtiers, Carnwath, 1938

Carnwath & District Old Photos


A PowerPoint presentation showing photos from across Carnwath and District across the years. You can download a copy of this presentation in the original format or in a PDF format…

Earl of Angus, statue, Douglas

A short history of Douglas


Douglas was home to both Wallace supporters, Sir Willam Douglas and his son The Black Douglas (or Good Sir James Douglas), who was a key lieutenant of Robert the Bruce at…