The History of Leith

April 4, 2008

Archaeologists get digging to uncover Prestonpans’ secrets

A MAJOR new archaeological investigation was announced today to give historians a better understanding of what happened at the Battle of Prestonpans.

The £60,000 Heritage Lottery Fund boost will also be used to train local guides, create markers and help pay for a major conference and arts festival. for more click here

There is a burial in South Leith Churchyard who died in the battle

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