He was too shy and proud to see many of the Annan people, and found his chief solace in reading such books as he could get.
The river Annan is crossed by a stone bridge of three arches dating from 1824, and by a railway bridge.
After he and those who adhered to him (describing themselves as of the Holy Catholic Apostolic Church) had in 1832 removed to a new building in Newman Street, he was in March 1833 deposed from the ministry of the Church of Scotland by the presbytery of Annan on the original charge of heresy.
With Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, Lochmaben and Sanquhar, Annan unites in sending one member to parliament.
As his superior, but soon afterwards was defeated at Annan (where his brother, Henry de Baliol, was slain) and compelled to fly to England.
The Annan has its mouth near the town of that name; and the Esk and Eden at the head of the firth, in Cumberland.
The largest tract occurs in the south of Dumfriesshire between Annan and the head of the Solway Firth.
The most important tin-mines in Queensland are in the Herberton district, south-west of Cairns; at Cooktown, on the Annan and Bloomfield rivers; and at Stanthorpe, on the border of New South Wales.
But the earl of Murray, son of Randolph, and Archibald, youngest brother of the Good Lord James of Douglas, surprised Baliol at Annan and drove him, half clad, into England.
He was sent to the parish school when seven, and to Annan grammar-school when ten years old.