The History of Leith

June 14, 2007

Sandport Bridge

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Perhaps one of the reasons for this was the enduring stories about the Barton Family. One of the Barton’s ships was attacked by Portuguese pirates and the King granted them Letters of Marque (or reprisal) – basically a written order of revenge, giving them the right to capture the ships they thought were responsible. for more click here

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