Famous people associated with Glenholm.
Date 1953
Track ID 10832
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1953.203.A5

Original Tape ID

SA1953.203

Summary

Famous people associated with Glenholm.

At Glenholm in the time of the Covenanters, the great preacher Donald Cargill preached his last sermon before he was taken by the dragoons and beheaded in the Grassmarket in Edinburgh. Also up the glen is the farm where Henry Scott Riddell was a shepherd.



Item Subject/Person

Cargill, Donald; Riddell, Henry Scott

Recording Location

County - Peeblesshire

Parish - Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho

Village - Broughton

Item Location

County - Peeblesshire

Parish - Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho

Village - Glenholm

Language

Scots

Genre

Information

Collection

SoSS