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Alloway Kirk

Description:

Alloway Kirk is famous as the setting for Robert Burns's Tam o' Shanter.  The Poet's father, sister and two nieces are buried in the kirkyard there.

 

The artist, Robert Bryden, included this etching in his book Ayrshire Monuments a collection of illustrations of various official and unofficial monuments to figures significant in the area's history. A number are included because of their associations with Burns. To view these and other similar etchings produced by Bryden for other publications please go to 'Related Items' below.

Materials/Media:
etching
Source:
The Dick Institute
Digital Number:
EABK028i
Creation Date:
1915
Copyright:
The Artist