NT2473 : Carved stone on West Mill, Dean Village

taken 6 years ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Carved stone on West Mill, Dean Village
Carved stone on West Mill, Dean Village
The wheatsheaf refers to the Baxter's Incorporation who owned and rebuilt the mill in 1805-06. The names are of the Deacon and other officers of the Incorporation. See LinkExternal link
Dean Village, Edinburgh
The Village of Dean lies to the north west of Edinburgh city centre. It is located on the Water of Leith and its name means "deep valley". It has a long history as a milling village, stretching back over 800 years. In 1836 Thomas Telford built the Dean Bridge across the gorge near the village. Since the 1970s it has acquired a reputation for a quiet and tranquil place to live, close to the city centre.
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Date Taken
Friday, 7 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 June, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Industry 
Date (from Tags)
1805  1806 
Former (from Tags)
Corn Mill 
Listed Building (from Tags)
Category B 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2411 7394 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.1483N 3:13.0138W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 24102 73937
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Stone Carvings  Date Stone  Roundel 

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