Scott Monument

The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the second largest monument to a writer in the world after the in Havana.

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Photo: Schatir, Public domain.

Department store
Jenners Department Store, now known simply as Jenners, is a department store located in , , and was the oldest independent department store in Scotland until its acquisition by in 2005. Photo: Stuart Caie from Edinburgh, Scotland, CC BY 2.0.

Waverley Bridge is a road bridge in linking Market Street in the with Princes Street in the . is situated 430 feet southeast of Scott Monument. Photo: David Dixon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
Edinburgh Waverley railway station is the principal station serving , the capital city of . is situated 610 feet east of Scott Monument. Photo: Thryduulf, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The Old Town is the name popularly given to the oldest part of 's capital city of . Photo: David.Monniaux, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The New Town is a central area of , the capital of Scotland. Photo: Erath, Public domain.

The Moray Estate in was an exclusive early 19th century building venture attaching the west side of .

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