Patrick Matthew of Gourdiehill, Perthshire (1790 –1874) was a true social maverick. Many folk more able than I am are endeavouring to secure his proper place in history. On Gourdiehill, cultural consciousness has gone amiss.
I have made this short, artistic film, as my wee effort to celebrate this special man:
Music credit: Hawthorn (live) – by the Unthanks
I have also put this [most incomplete] archive together: