John George Govan came here. He prayed earnestly for the meetings and left for Irvine one he felt assured that victory had been won. Revival came at the first meeting, and the spiritual nature of the town changed. Prayer meetings and house meetings sprang up in the town.
For more information see, ‘Glory in the Glen,’ by Tom Lennie published by Christian Focus Publications, p56-8.
The date is either 1884,5.or 6.