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Duns Mercat Cross Historical Walk Around Duns, Scottish Borders
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Historical Walk Around Duns

HISTORICAL WALK IN DUNS

Sunday 10th September at 2pm,
Meeting at Market Cross, Market Square,
Duns TD11 3DB

Entry Free

The Covenanters in Duns & their legacy(in association with Live Borders)
Kenny McLean leads an interpreted walk exploring the story of the Covenanters in Berwickshire, the encampment on Duns
Law in 1639 which played a key role in sparking the Civil Wars, and the signing of the National Covenant in Duns Castle. Covenanting legacy in the decades and centuries
since is also explored, visiting the Drumclog bell and the birthplaces of Thomas Boston and McCrie the Elder.
Walk begins by ascending Duns Law to the Covenanters
Stone and General Leslie’s fortifications.

Historical Walk Around Duns, Scotland

Duns Scotland, Scottish Borders UK