The History of Leith

September 18, 2011

People have lived in Scotland for over 12,000 years, right back to prehistoric times.

The first people

People have lived in Scotland since pre-historic times, over 12,000 years ago. Remains of bloodstone tools and nut processing sites have been found on the West coast and isles. These people had a stone age society but gradually the ancient peoples became farmers, deforesting land for crops and keeping domestic animals. for more click here

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