Old Doctor McEwan

Local doctors have often adopted other duties leading to their becoming pillars of the community. That was most certainly so during the late 19th and early 20th Century in Prestonpans, East Lothian when Dr William Crawford McEwan practised.

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Forgotten Achiever

During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Lady Susan Grant Suttie was an important figure of Prestonpans life and was certainly responsible for preserving the Grant Suttie Dynasty when it could have been easily destroyed. Unfortunately her achievements occurred when there was a Victorian propensity to ignore female accomplishments and there is no biographical record of what she did.

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