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Devorgilla Bridge and 'The Caul' Weir, River Nith | by Margaret Ferguson Burns (quitenicepictures)
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Devorgilla Bridge and 'The Caul' Weir, River Nith

Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

 

Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

 

"Dervorguilla of Galloway (c. 1210 – January 28, 1290)...wife... of John, 5th Baron de Balliol, and mother of John I, a future king of Scotland.

The name Dervorguilla or Devorgilla was a Latinization of the Gaelic Dearbhfhorghaill (alternative spellings, Derborgaill or Dearbhorghil)".

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dervorguilla_of_Galloway

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Taken on May 10, 2009