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Thomas Carlyle

Craigenputtock, Dunscore

Description:
The Carlyles moved to this isolated moorland farmhouse in the parish of Dunscore in 1828.  It belonged to his wife Jane's family, and apart from the farm manager's cottage, the nearest house was several miles away.
Materials/Media:
paper
Dimensions:
width 127mm, height 102mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
TC/5
Digital Number:
DMPG072n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council