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



Robert Burns’ master stone mason father-in-law, James Armour, worked on the construction of Howford Bridge. Engraved by James Giles 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.