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date: 24 February 2021

Nicol, Jameslocked

  • Lionel Alexander Ritchie


Nicol, James (1769–1819), Church of Scotland minister and poet, was born on 30 September 1769 at Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, the son of Michael Nicol, and his wife, Marrion Hope. He was educated at the parish school before going on to Edinburgh University to study for the ministry of the ...

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