Art & Literature

Art & Literature

Marianne Grant (1921 – 2007)

Long time Newton Mearns resident, Marianne Grant’s artwork forms a unique record of the Holocaust

John E Maguire (1866-1920)

Local artist whose works depict the beauty of Eaglesham and surrounding areas.

Robert Pollok (1798-1827)

Eaglesham born poet who gained international fame in the 19th century as the author of the epic poem ‘The Course of Time’

John Wilson (1785-1854)

Key literary figure of the 19th century with strong ties to Mearns, which he featured in one of his best known works.


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