The Braes of Ballochmyle with Howford Bridge on the River Ayr, Ayrshire



This is a Digital Image not an actual print
Robert Burns’ master stone mason father-in-law, James Armour, worked on the construction of the late 18th century Howford Bridge. Engraved by W. J. Cooke after the original by David Octavius Hill (1802-1870) for The Poetical Works of Robert Burns published by Goombridge and Sons 1859. This was a reprint of an earlier book published in 1835 by James Cochrane and Co. Waterloo Place, Edinburgh.

Steel engraving
Originally 1835
Original size approx. 80 x 100 mm
Digital size 5200 x 5200 px
44.0 cm x 44.0 cm (300 ppi)