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Fine building a part of the city's history

It is unclear when the High School began but what is certain is that it was many centuries ago. It... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

It is unclear when the High School began but what is certain is that it was many centuries ago. It has had a number of locations, including in this grand building at the foot of Calton Hill. It was constructed for the High School between...More

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mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
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