The History of Leith

August 1, 2013

Broadside entitled ‘Fire’

This report begins: ‘An account of that dreadful and destructive Fire that took place in Leith this morning, when the entensive Steam Mills on the Shore were burned to the ground, besides a number of houses and property amounting to about £30,000, besides a number of persons severely hurt. The particulars correctly given by an eye witness.’ Printed by Forbes & Co., Printers, Edinburgh. for more click here

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