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Edinburgh, High Street

Coin(S)

Site Name Edinburgh, High Street

Classification Coin(S)

Canmore ID 52446

Site Number NT27SE 399

NGR NT 2561 7357

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SE 399 256 735

Several coins, including one of Henry IV of France, dated 1596, were found in 1850 when laying water pipes in the High Street, in the immediate vicinity of the old 'Heart of Midlothian' (Tolbooth NT27SE 4, at NT 2568 7359).

D Wilson 1851, 386.

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