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Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh

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  • A lovely walk around the Kirkyard in the spring sunshine. The church was not open this time, check if you want to see inside. We went especially to see Robert Ferguson’s grave, but there are others of...  more »
  • Walking from the Old Town, when it’s getting near to the Palace, there stands the small church - Canongate Kirk. You may miss it as it is small with a not so noticeable facade. But if you happen to be...  more »
  • Lovely understated church, frequented by The Queen and other members of the Royal Family. Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall got married here. When we first passed by the church was closed but we were abl...  more »
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  • Walked round the graveyard which was very interesting and very old.
  • A 12th century church founded by King David after he fought off a white stag near the grounds of the church.
  • Nice well maintained graveyard and the resting place of Adam Smith.
  • A lot of local events n concert organize in this church. The graveyard at the back of the church
  • Fascinating building.

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