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Cockburn Street, Edinburgh

Cockburn Street is a picturesque street in Edinburgh’s Old Town,¬†created as a serpentine link from the High Street to Waverley Station in 1856. It is named after the then recently-deceased Scottish lawyer, judge and literary figure Henry, Lord Cockburn who was influential in urging his fellow citizens to remain vigilant in ensuring that early-Victorian expansion,…

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