Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Ecclefechan, a town of Dumfriesshire, 20 miles N.W. of Carlisle, noted as the birthplace of Thomas Carlyle, who was also buried here by the side of his father and mother. He mentions the place, under a pseudonym, in Sartor Resartus.

“But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.”
Isaiah 53:5