Basic Site Details

Name: Kirkpatrick Irongray Churchyard, Monument to Helen Walker
Town, district or village: Kirkpatrick Irongray
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Helen Walker (d.1791) was the original of Jennie Deans in Scott's 'Heart of Midlothian'.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Commemorative monument  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11831 Build/construction 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1William BurnArchitectA1831  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scott, Sir WalterMonument erected at Scott's expense.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Scott, Sir Walter1890Sir Walter Scott Bart of Abbotsford his Gurnal Edinburgh: David DouglasEntry for 5 May 1831