Forrest, James (M)

d. 1818. Nationality: Scottish.
Working-class poet, writing in Scots. Born c. 1775. Worked as a weaver and lived in Carlops in the Pentland Hills. Biographical information: introduction to Forrest’s poem “On a Redbreast Coming into My Cottage, December, 1810,” *Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal*, 22 December 1832, p. 375. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
On a Redbreast Coming Into My Cottage, December, 1810 1832-12-22 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3020