The History of Leith

March 16, 2007

Warriston Cemetery Photo Gallery

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View of Edinburgh from Warriston Hill c1880

Excerpt from Historic Scotland: Founded in 1842 by the Edinburgh Cemetery Company, and known as The Edinburgh Cemetery, Warriston was one of a number of commercial cemeteries laid out in the mid 19th century by David Cousin. The Prospectus explains that “the spread of education, and the dissemination of works of art and science… for more click here

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