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Robert Burns

Gavin Hamilton's House, Mauchline

Description:

From DO Hill's series 'Land of Burns'.

 

The white building was the home of the lawyer Gavin Hamilton, Burns' friend. It was he whom William Fisher accused of fraudulantly keeping money from the poor as recorded in the poem 'Holy Willie'. To find out more about this poem visit Explore a Poem.

Materials/Media:
Engraving
Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
EAPR033n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council