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Mercat Tours Ltd
'History is a damn good story, give it a damn good telling!' With exclusive access to the Blair Street Underground Vaults.
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Mercat Tours Ltd 3h
Think you know the One o’clock Gun housed at Castle - well, how many of these facts did you know?
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What an anniversary! 1843 Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol was first published - find out about its origins
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Mercat Tours Ltd 21h
We are the only tour company with access to the 18thCentury Blair Street Underground Vaults
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 16
"the forgotten, peculiar, funny or fascinating tales of 's Royal Mile" We love your feedback
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 16
All written feedback we receive is magically converted into donations- 5p to for every form we receive
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 15
the real life Scrooge is based on one of the most colourful characters of early 19th century ? He was a wealthy merchant and great nephew of Adam Smith
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 15
Delighted to be a part of it 👍
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 15
's original North Bridge opened in 1765, but collapsed in 1769, sadly killing 5 because of its base
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 15
The Paisley Close tragedy was the last straw. In 1867 the Council passed the City Improvement Act
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 14
Get out & explore your city! We have lots of hidden gems to share with you
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 14
Replying to @GCP_Edinburgh
It is pretty creep 😬
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 14
Life in the vaults was unbearable–lack of light, air & frequent flooding led legal businesses to move out
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 14
Highland Clearances, Irish immigrants & unemployed farm workers saw ’s population almost doubled in 19thC
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
A5 We love a good storytelling from bizarre traditions to the classic A Christmas Carol (with a foundation in )
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
A4 Only one things needed - great company! (ps Scottish whisky also helps)
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
Replying to @ScotlandHour
Us too ⛄
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
Replying to @lochmelfort
Sounds fab 👍
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
Replying to @Fountain_Court
If you're brave enough!
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
A2 Well you really need to know the history & the story of a place to really enjoy it - so that’s where we’d start - talking about all the wonderful things they may not know & pointing them where to go to find out more!
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Mercat Tours Ltd Dec 13
Replying to @Fountain_Court
We wholeheartedly agree 😊
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