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Greg Stewart

The Last Witch of Montrose

The Last Witch of Montrose story begins in the coastal town of Montrose, which sits largely on a narrow peninsula of land surrounded on three sides by water, with the North Sea to the east, the River South Esk to the south and a large tidal basin to the west. This basin is unusual in …

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The Witch and the Archbishop

The Witch and the Archbishop

Following the North Berwick Witch Trials of 1590, overseen by King James VI, an accusation of being a witch would, for many, lead to a terrifying ordeal and likely death. It was not until towards the end of the 17th century that the belief in witchcraft finally started to subside and in 1735 the earlier …

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