Brown, James Walter (M)

Poet. Alternative signature: “J. W. Brown.” From Cumberland, and wrote often about Carlisle. Author of *Lyrics and Songs* (1893). The *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entries list his address as 24 Portland Place, Carlisle (17 August 1878; NLS Dep 341/371), Lismore St, Carlisle (21 January 1882; NLS Dep 341/369), 6 Lismore St, Carlisle (poem published on 16 May 1891; NLS Dep 341/370). Additional biographical information: Reilly, *Late Victorian Poetry*, p. 68. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Hawthorn Tree 1878-08-17 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6968
The Shadowed Cross 1882-01-21 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7485
A Twilight Song 1891-05-16 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13193