Whereat our brave Maisie Lennox was eager to go down to Wigtown and try for a rescue, if we could raise those that would help us.
Come along, McNeil, we must be back in Wigtown in less than an hour.
Knockbrex stands near the sea-shore, amid thick woods, looking down on the opening of Wigtown Bay.
Early as it was, he was up and about, for the Wigtown peasants are an early rising race.
A good story is told by Mr. Fraser of the last man hanged at Wigtown.
The lad told us that his sister was now confined in the Thieves' Hole at Wigtown.
The coast-line of the three counties of Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, and Wigtown forms the northern shore.
For years he was harassed with having to go to Wigtown every court day.
A light breeze was blowing when the Rowan ran into a confused tide eddy in the mouth of Wigtown Bay.
Now, Blednoch sands under Wigtown town were a sight to behold that day.