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Thomas Russell ( -1863) of Walter Macfarlane and Co
Brother-in-Law of Walter Macfarlane
In the 1870s Thomas Russell also provided his adopted town of Rothesay with the gift of a bandstand and lamp standards which ran along the sea front. He also proceeded to tear down the Old Vennel in Rothesay and build new tenements, fronted with the most ornamental Saracen downpipes.