The Macrae Monument

This film considers a world of time passing around the Macrae Monument, Monkton, Ayrshire.

The film presents a story.

James Macrae is first introduced. Time then weaves its unseeing way and we learn of Macrae’s family connection to the dashing Earl of Glencairn, dear friend and honest supporter, of Rabbie Burns.

The story begins with a family sampler and ends with a lament

The tune (for which, I do not have copyright) is “Unknown Air” by Duncan Chisholm from his wonderful album “Affric”. The title of Duncan’s track could not be more fitting: