David Stow marble plaque in Paisley

Near this school*, the benefactor of his sister Elizabeth Stow, was born 17th May 1793, David Stow, author of the "Training system of education;" and founder of the first British Training Colleges for Teachers. Erected by the Renfrewshire Local Association at Paisley Stow Centenary Congress of Educational Institute of Scotland 1893. *Removed 1993.

David Stow (17 May 1793 – 6 November 1864) was a Scottish educationalist.

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