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 A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s //A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651// Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0 A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s //A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651// Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0
  
-Formed ​from the remnants of Burleigh's?+The regiment may have been supplemented ​from the remnants ​of [[covenanter:​foot-regiments:​lord-balfour-of-burleigh|Lord Balfour ​of BurleighRegiment of Foot]] 
 =====Coats and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 Flags captured at Dunbar identified as Lindsay'​s were red with white saltires. Two had devices, one having a blue lion in a white shield surrounded by a wreath and the motto //IN THEE O LORD DO WE TRUST//, the other had a green tree and black motto //​REVIRESCO//​ and the inscription //Couanant for Religion King and Kingdoms//​.((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988)) ​ Flags captured at Dunbar identified as Lindsay'​s were red with white saltires. Two had devices, one having a blue lion in a white shield surrounded by a wreath and the motto //IN THEE O LORD DO WE TRUST//, the other had a green tree and black motto //​REVIRESCO//​ and the inscription //Couanant for Religion King and Kingdoms//​.((Stuart Reid's //Scots Armies of the 17th Century 2: Scots Colours// Partizan Press 1988)) ​