Reid, Robert (pseudonym “Robert Wanlock”) (M)

b. 1850. d. 1922. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet. Pseudonym: “Rob Wanlock.” Born in Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire. Aside from a short period in Belfast, lived in Glasgow until emigrating to Montreal in 1877. Worked for the Glasgow manufacturing firm Stewart & M’Donald and then the shawl manufacturer William Cross. President of the Montreal Burns Club (1902-1905). Author of *Moorland Rhymes* (1874) and *Poems, Songs, and Sonnets* (1894). Biographical information: Reilly, *Mid-Victorian Poetry*, p. 387. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
September 1873-09-27 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6931