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Latitude: 55.5493 / 55°32'57"N
Longitude: -2.8383 / 2°50'17"W
OS Eastings: 347205
OS Northings: 628714
OS Grid: NT472287
Mapcode National: GBR 84M8.9K
Mapcode Global: WH7WV.CSN7
Entry Name: Scotts Place, Plaque to J B Selkirk (James Brown)
Listing Date: 11 December 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390433
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43810
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire
Traditional County: Selkirkshire
Thomas J Clapperton, 1931. Bronze plaque positioned on red sandstone, coped wall pier, sited to S of Victoria Halls, to corner of High Street and Chapel Street. Depicting in bas relief 2 draped figures embracing in segmental-arched niche. "Then I turn to sister Jean/ And my airms about her twine", inscribed beneath. 3/4 view bust portrait of JB Selkirk below with: "J B Selkirk (James Brown (1832-1904) Poet and man of Letters. Author of "Selkirk after Flodden" erected by Admirers of his works 1931" written below.
The photograph (SE/717) shows the site before this plaque was introduced.
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