A Short History of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile

3, 250-word article on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Before the New Town was built in the latter half of the eighteenth century, the ‘Royal Mile’ — the cobbled stretch between the Castle and Holyrood Palace — was Edinburgh’…

3, 250-word article on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Before the New Town was built in the latter half of the eighteenth century, the ‘Royal Mile’ — the cobbled stretch between the Castle and Holyrood Palace — was Edinburgh’s main thoroughfare. During this period the city spawned many sons, a number of whom became famous throughout the world. This article explores the Royal Mile’s history and gives intriguing insights into the world famous characters associated with it.

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