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“EDINBURGH’S HIDDEN HAMLET” is the SCOTTISH DAILY EXPRESS headline.

22nd August 1939
"EDINBURGH'S HIDDEN HAMLET" is the SCOTTISH DAILY EXPRESS headline.

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1939 – “THREE VIEWS of the Dean
Village, Edinburgh, where 85
houses are considered insanitary
by Mr Allan Watt Ritchie, Edinburgh’s chief
sanitary inspector. ( A b o v e )
Legget’s tanworks and Water of Leith. House on right is
Miller’s House, mentioned in James Ballantine’s novel, “The
Miller of Deanhaugh.”
( Right ) Narrow street. ( Left )
Type of old building
condemned.
(Story by George Blake on Page Six.)”

From the Archive of David Le Sueur and Family

Dean Village Memories Added by Dean Village Memories Attributed to: Scottish Daily Express

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