MacCaig, Norman

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MacCaig, Norman Gender: M
Norman Alexander MacCaig
born on 14 November 1910 at 01:30 (= 01:30 AM )
Place Edinburgh, Scotland, 55n57, 3w13
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 20°48' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 09°29 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 17°46'

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Norman MacCaig
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Scottish philosopher and poet, whose works include, "Far Cry" in 1943, "Riding Lights" in 1955 and "A Man in My Position" released in 1969. MacCaig has also edited two anthologies of Scottish poetry. Much of his work is inspired by life in Edinburgh and the landscapes of the West Highlands.

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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1955 (Poem released)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1969 (Release of "A Man in My Position")

Source Notes

Paul Wright collection quotes B.C.

In September 2021 Sy Scholfield provided birth record from National Records of Scotland [1] and upgraded the Rodden Rating to BC/BR in hand.


  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Philosopher)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Military : Pacifist/ Objector
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Edited two anthologies)