Gallow Green

Gallow Green

The Gallow Green is situated in the west end of Paisley. This area is what is left of a vast area where the seven accused of witchcraft were executed (hanged and then burned) their ashes were then buried at the crossroads of Maxwellton Street and George Street. A Tondo was placed on top of their ashes with the inscription

 

PAIN INFICTED, SUFFERING ENDURED, INJUSTICE DONE)