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Brownsbank Cottage

 

(Associated Place)

Details:

Former home of leading Scottish 20th century poet and writer Hugh MacDiarmid - he and his wife Valda lived here for many years and it is now restored as it was before he died. It is a museum but also
the base for the Brownsbank Writer in Residence, a Scottish Arts Council backed post aimed at promoting writing, especially poetry, in the Clydesdale area.

Contact Information

name: Brownsbank Trust/Biggar Museum Trust

address:
Brownsbank Cottage,
Biggar
South Lanarkshire

514

 

 
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