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Leith History Mural

February 2020
Leith History Mural

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According to a Guardian article this is one of the ten best murals in the world!
Back in 1986 when this mural was created, Leith was going through significant change. Most of the traditional industries were disappearing and there was concern about the gentrification of the area. The mural represents Leith’s maritime and industrial heritage and considers the changes happening and what the future might bring.

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