NS7809 : Sanquhar Declarations Monument, High Street

taken 4 years ago, near to Sanquhar, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Sanquhar Declarations Monument, High Street
Sanquhar Declarations Monument, High Street
The inscription on the side of the Monument reads:

In commemoration of the two famous Sanquhar Declarations which were published on this spot where stood the ancient cross of the burgh, the one by the Rev. Richard Cameron, on the 22nd June 1680, the other by the Rev. James Renwick, on 25th May 1685, 'The Killing Time'.

If you would know the nature of their crime
Then read the story of that Killing Time

1861

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For "The Killing Time", see LinkExternal link

For Richard Cameron, see LinkExternal link

For James Renwick, see LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 19 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 7834 0977 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:22.0083N 3:55.2625W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 7835 0976
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