Jane Taylour

Jane Taylour, 1827-1905

“I am Jane Taylour and I was known as ‘the energetic little woman from Stranraer’. I was a Suffragist and one of the first women to give lectures in public. Travelling all over Scotland and northern England as a suffrage lecturer, my lectures were widely reported by the Press, who said of me: ‘her composition is chaste and elegant, her voice distinct and agreeable, and her manner attractive and graceful’.”

Researched by GWL and read by Yvonne McFadden

Animated by Jenny Scott-Fitzgerald, University of the West of Scotland
Website: https://jscottfitzgerald.wixsite.com/jsfanimation

Location: Stranraer

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