Bloody McKenzie 1691

When the Lord Advocate, Sir George McKenzie of Rosehaugh who prosecuted the Covenanters died in 1691 he was buried in Greyfriars kirkyard. His tomb stands on the south side of the kirkyard close to the Inner Yard where the men, women and children captured at the Battle of Bothwell Bridge were held under armed guard.

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Works at Greyfriars Kirk as a volunteer

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