Covenanter Memorial here lie two brothers of the name of Smith belonging to Earnock Muir and a man whose name has not been handed down. They had fought in the ranks of the Covenanting Army at Bothwell Brig Sunday 22nd June 1679 and in the retreat had reached here when they were overtaken by the Royalist soldiers and killed on this spot for Christ's crown and Covenant.
Plaque Colour: Brushed Metal
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Location: off Lady Watson Gardens, Sherry Drive, Earnock, ML3
Unitary Authority: South Lanarkshire Council
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Hamilton West and Earnock
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse
Scottish Parliament Region: Central Scotland
UK Parliament Constituency: Rutherglen and Hamilton West