Norman Macleod (1812 - 1872)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Scottish clergyman and author. In 1860 Macleod was appointed editor of the new monthly magazine Good Words, illustrated by Arthur Hughes, Francis Arthur Fraser (1846–1924), John Leighton, James Mahoney (1810–1879), Francis S. Walker, Townley Green and others. Under his control the magazine, which was mainly of a religious character, became widely popular. His own literary works - sermons, stories, travels, poems often appeared in its pages. By far his best work was his Reminiscences of a Highland Parish (1867).
Born: 3 June 1812 in Kirk Street, Campbeltown, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 16 June 1872