Drone of Dron Pipers Tales

Dron is a small village just south of Bridge of Earn. The piper from the village with the (apt) name of Dron was Lawrence Clerk, who on March 15th 1620 was

…comperit and accusit that he playis publictly on the Lords Day in divers places, thereby withdrawis the peopile fra godly exercise “when Lawrence was brought to the knowledge of his offence he “Promisis nevir to doe the lyk in tyme coming under the pain of 10 merks to the puir, and making of his publict repentance.
— The Ancient Church and Parish of Abernethy

Rev.D.Butler 1897 p..3.57