Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, of Beauclerc
Chivalric Order Member
1826 – 1910
Who was Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, of Beauclerc?
Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet of Beauclerc was an English building contractor and publisher. Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, Scott began his profession as a mason, before setting up his own building firm, completing many major architectural projects in the North East of England and notable railway stations in London. His publishing house, Walter Scott Publishing Co. brought classic literature to the masses for a low price.
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- Aug 17, 1826
- Also known as
- Walter Scott
- Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet of Beauclerc
- Apr 8, 1910
on July 23, 2013
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