Thomas Muir

100 - 102 Crowhill Road Bishopbriggs Glasgow G64 1RP

“I have devoted myself to the cause of the people.

It is a good cause… It shall ultimately prevail…

It shall finally triumph”

Thomas Muir (Aug 1793)

of Huntershill (1765 – 1799)

Father of Scottish Democracy

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Thomas Muir Heritage Trail

MSP David Whitton's motion to the Scottish Parliament


The text of MSP David Whittons press release and motion reads...

In his relentless pursuit of parliamentary reform he fell foul to a tragic miscarriage of justice. 

Befitting recognition is long overdue

A Statue of Thomas Muir

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to support the erection of a statue of Thomas Muir (1765-1799) in the vicinity of the Parliament building or at an appropriate place on the Royal Mile 


(Ended on 12 April 2010)

A Statue of Thomas Muir

Motion to the Scottish Parliament (4-March-2010)

The text of MSP Jamie Hepburn's motion reads...

Scottish Parliament