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By Brandon Fletcher, June 1, 2015
Robert Burns Mausoleum
United Kingdom, Scotland (Dumfrieshire), Dumfries — Robert BurnsBurns' Mausoleum
Robert Burns 25 January 1759 - 21 July 1796 Robert Burns is widely regarded as Scotland's national poet. He was born of a farmer in Alloway, Ayrshire. He received little regular schooling and was educated mostly by his father and a . . . — Map (db m86667) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Inverness-shire), Inverness — Upstream, downsteam
Upstream, downstream Suas an abhainn, sìos an abhainn Look upstream to spot the places among the green spaces. Highland cathedral   Cathair-eaglais Ghàidhealach St Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral (1874) is the first new cathedral in Britain . . . — Map (db m127375) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Adam Smith1723-1790
(The historical portion of the marker text is presented first, so as not to be lost beneath the statue donor information:) Adam Smith lived in Panmure House in Lochend Close and is buried in the Cannongate Churchyard, further down the . . . — Map (db m85860) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Adam Smith Grave
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United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Alexander & Bucephalus
Alexander & Bucephalus Presented to the City by the Subscribers, 1884 — Map (db m126993) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Dugald Stewart Monument
Calton Hill Edinburgh’s First Public Park Welcome to Calton Hill Dugald Stewart Monument Built: 1831 Architect: William H. Mayfair This monument commemorates another key player of the Scottish Enlightenment, Dugald Stewart. . . . — Map (db m127021) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — George Davie
George Davie (1912 – 2007), philosopher and author of The Democratic Intellect, introduced to each other Hugh MacDiarmid (1892 - 1978), author of the Scots poem A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle, and Sorley MacLean (1911 – . . . — Map (db m127016) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Robert Louis Stephenson
In memory of Robert Louis Stephenson, 1850 — 1894, son and student of Edinburgh. “ and when I remembered all that I hoped and feared as I pickled about Rutherford’s in the rain and the east wind; how I feared I should make a mere . . . — Map (db m127015) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — Scott Monument
Scott Monument View My Edinburgh Sir Walter Scott 1771 — 1832 Scottish historical novelist playwright and poet Timeline 1771 — Walter Scott born on 15 August in Edinburgh 1789-92 — studies law at the University of . . . — Map (db m127058) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — The Scott Monument
The Scott Monument This plaque and stone commemorate the restoration of the nearby memorial to one of Scotland’s greatest writers Sir Walter Scott (1771 – 1832). The Monument was built between 1840 and 1846 with stone from the Binny . . . — Map (db m127051) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — The Scott Monument
The Scott Monument Erected 1840 – 44 to the Memory of Sir Walter Scott   Bart. 1771 — 1832 Born in Edinburgh, Lawyer and Ardent Patriot, He Won Enduring Fame as a Romantic Poet and The Author of the Waverly Novels This . . . — Map (db m127055) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), Edinburgh — William Chambers
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United Kingdom, Scotland (Orkney Islands), Stromness — George Mackay Brown
George Mackay Brown Poet 1921 — 1996 Lived Here 1968 — 1996 — Map (db m127621) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Scottish Borders), Bemersyde — Scott's View
Sir Walter Scott loved the Borders landscape, history and people with a passion. He was the most popular writer of his age: when he died his funeral procession was over a mile long. It took his body from his home at Abbotsford to his tomb in . . . — Map (db m88925) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (South Ayrshire), Alloway — Burns Cottage
Robert Burns, the Ayshire Poet, was born in this cottage on 25th Jan. A.D. 1759 and died 21st July A.D. 1796 age 37 1/2 years. — Map (db m88539) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland, Stirling — The Holy Grail
Defeat at the castle seems to have utterly disheartened King Arthur ... The ferocity of the French taunting took him completely by surprise and Arthur became convinced that a new strategy was required if the quest for the Holy Grail were to be . . . — Map (db m82100) HM

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