These pictures are all from the book "Annals of the
Disruption" and show many of the scenes that took place over this affair.
There are also pictures of some of the leading lights in the Church, to become the Free Church of Scotland.
|The first Assembly - signing the deeds of demission.
From Annals of the Disruption
|A forest Church in Duthil
Ballater - and another place for ejected church-goers and their pastor.
|The procession after the Assembly.
Ejected congregations went anywhere - this shows an old Iron Church being towed to a quiet mooring away from intruders and landlords.
The Parish of Marnoch has special problems and the congregation were forcible ejected by the Courts after refusing to have the State's choice of Minister, who was a known drunkard.
Now two pictures from "Old Glasgow" taken from postcards.
George Fifth Bridge
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