Mausoleum of David Hume

David Hume was a Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, scepticism, and naturalism.

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The Political Martyrs Monument, located in the Old Calton Burial Ground on , , commemorates five political reformists from the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Old Calton Burial Ground is a graveyard at , in Edinburgh, Scotland, to the north-east of the city centre. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Regent Bridge is a road bridge in , , where the A1 road enters the from the east and passes over a hollow near Calton Hill. Photo: kim traynor, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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The Dugald Stewart Monument is a memorial to the Scottish philosopher Dugald Stewart. is situated 510 feet northeast of Mausoleum of David Hume. Photo: Kadellar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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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.

Dumbiedykes is a residential area in the centre of , . Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

Edinburgh is the capital of and one of its 32 council areas. Photo: Saskia van de Nieuwenhof, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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