AIRDS MOSS

   a moor in Ayrshire, between the rivers Ayr and Lugar.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Airds Moss — is a moor in East Ayrshire, between the rivers Ayr and Lugar.Its blanket bogs have caused it to be designated as a Special Area of Conservation.Richard Cameron died here in a skirmish on 22 July, 1680 in which a number of other prominent… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Cameron — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cameron. Richard Cameron, surnommé « le Lion du Covenant », Écossais né vers 1648 à Falkland, mort le 22 juillet 1680 à Airds Moss, est un pasteur presbytérien, insurgé contre la maison Stuart …   Wikipédia en Français

  • List of Special Areas of Conservation in Scotland — The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in Scotland.* Abhainn Clais An Eas and Allt a Mhuilinn * Achnahaird * Airds Moss * Altnaharra * Amat Woods * Ardgour Pinewoods * Ardmeanach * Ardnamurchan Burns * Ardvar and Loch a Mhuilinn …   Wikipedia

  • Cameron, Richard — ▪ Scottish religious leader born c. 1648, , Falkland, Fife, Scot. died July 22, 1680, Airds Moss, Ayrshire       Scottish Covenanter, founder of a religious sect called Cameronians (Cameronian).       Cameron was schoolmaster of his native… …   Universalium

  • Cronberry, East Ayrshire — The village of Cronberry Cronberry is a small hamlet situated north east of Cumnock and one mile north east of Lugar, in East Ayrshire, Scotland. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • Covenantaire — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Covenant. Monument au Convenanter John Hunter, au Devil s Beef Tub Les Covenantaires formèrent un important mouvement religieux et politique en …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Covenantaires — Covenantaire Pour les articles homonymes, voir Covenant. Monument au Convenanter John Hunter, au Devil s Beef Tub Les Covenantaires formère …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Covenanter — Covenantaire Pour les articles homonymes, voir Covenant. Monument au Convenanter John Hunter, au Devil s Beef Tub Les Covenantaires formère …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Richard Cameron (Covenanter) — Richard Cameron (1648? 1680) was a leader of the Presbyterians who resisted the Stuart monarchs. His followers took his name, the Cameronians, which ultimately formed the nucleus of the modern Scottish regiment of the same name, the Cameronians… …   Wikipedia

  • Blanket bog — or Blanket Mire is an area of peatland, forming where there is a climate of high rainfall and a low level of evapotranspiration, allowing peat to develop not only in wet hollows but over large expanses of undulating ground. The blanketing of the… …   Wikipedia

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