Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 13 May 2021

Walker, Robert [called the Skating Minister]locked

  • David Mackie


Walker, Robert [called the Skating Minister] (1755–1808), Church of Scotland minister and subject of a painting by Henry Raeburn, was born on 30 April 1755 at Monkton, Ayrshire, the second son of the Revd William Walker (1719–1774), minister of that parish, and ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
H. Scott, , 3 vols. in 6 (1871); new edn [11 vols.] (1915–)
National Gallery of Scotland
National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh