The History of Leith

March 30, 2008

Anyone for tennis?

We know that a real tennis court existed on the edge of the Holyroodhouse site just next to Queen Mary’s Bathhouse, historian Dennis Gallagher told me yesterday, because it appears on seventeenth century maps by people like Edgar and Slezer. It’s also visible on the famous Rothiemay map of 1647. for more click here

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