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North Bridge, South African War Memorial

A Category A Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9517 / 55°57'6"N

Longitude: -3.1881 / 3°11'17"W

OS Eastings: 325904

OS Northings: 673826

OS Grid: NT259738

Mapcode National: GBR 8PF.QY

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.0N4P

Entry Name: North Bridge, South African War Memorial

Listing Date: 12 December 1974

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 396633

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49067

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: City Centre

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

William Birnie Rhind, 1906. 4 larger than life-size stone figures of soldiers, 3 seated, I standing, on wreathed stone plinth with bronze plaque, on North Bridge parapet.

Statement of Interest

Memorial to soldiers of the King's Own Scottish Borderers who died in several campaigns in the last decade of the 19th century.

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