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Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker
Cowgate Marker

© the artist. Photo credit: Gordon Baird / Art UK 2019 and Marion Smith 2017

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A large upright granite panel with incised images of a Puffer, a vessel synonymous with Kirkintilloch, the right part of the boat depicts a plating diagram. Along the bottom of the work there is an image of a trout taken from Kirkintilloch's coat of arms. The drawing is sandblasted into the granite and painted with Alkyd paint.


granite & paint

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Acquisition method

commissioned by East Dunbartonshire Leisure and Culture Trust & East Dunbartonshire Council, 2017

Work type



Scottish Canals


Scottish Canals

Work status



at all times


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Located at

Cowgate, Kirkintilloch

G66 1HW