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Andrew Reid – Blantyre Covenanter

Mr. Andrew Reid was a Covenanter from Blantyre who was caught and executed at Kirkton, High Blantyre. After the Battle of Bothwell Bridge in 1679, the victorious government army published a list known as the “Fugitives roll.” One Blantyre mans name appeared on it, that of Mr. Andrew Reid, servitor to Robert Smillie at Blantyre […]