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Burns Monument Restoration Underway

15 September 2018

Major works are underway to restore the grade ‘A’ listed Burns Monument in Alloway. Built to commemorate Scotland’s national poet, this magnificent 70ft high Grecian-style temple is undergoing a transformation which will see it restored to its former glory.

The work includes stonework repairs, re-gilding, restoration of doors, cupola and leadwork, heating and lighting installation together with restoration of the surrounding stone and cast iron gas flares.