Mossgiel Farm, Mauchline



Burns rented this farm with his brother Gilbert in 1784. It was about 3 miles from their previous farm at Lochlea. Engraved by R. Sands after the painting by David Octavius Hill (1802-1870) for ‘The Land of Burns’ by John Wilson (Christopher North), and Robert Chambers. Published by Blackie & Son, Glasgow 1840. Paper size approx. 200 x 260 mm.

Steel engraving
Image size approx. 140 x 90 mm.