Beattie, James (1796-1838) (M)

b. 1796. d. 1838. Nationality: Scottish.
Working-class poet and journeyman mason. Lived at Leetown, near Errol, Perthshire. Apprenticed to his father. Author of *Songs and Poems by James Beattie, Journeyman Mason*. Biographical information: headnote to his poem “The Peasant’s Song,” published in *Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal* (18 October 1834); Peter Robert Drummond, *Perthshire Poets: 1800 to 1850*, n.p., 1873. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Peasant’s Song 1834-10-18 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3259