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Turner & Blantyre

  It recently was brought to my attention that the Tate Gallery have various sketches now uploaded from their collection for viewing online. What a surprise it was to see that the world famous artist Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851 had visited Blantyre in 1834 and sketched the ruins of Bothwell Castle, Bothwell Bridge and Blantyre Priory.  […]