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date: 13 November 2019

Bower [Bowmaker], Walterlocked

(1385–1449)
  • D. E. R. Watt

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Bower [Bowmaker], Walter (1385–1449), abbot of Inchcolm and historian, was born at Haddington. Nothing is known of his parentage, though he may have been related to a John Bowmaker who served as a bailie and custumar at Haddington in the late 1390s. In 1436 he was represented at the Roman court by a ...

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