The Emancipation Monument by George Bissel, 1893, Old Calton Cemetary. In commemoration of Scots-American soldiers that fell in the American Civil War - a freed slave giving thanks to Abraham Lincoln - the only such memorial outside the USA.
The Writers Museum, Edinburgh, Scotland. Walked by here all of the time when I was there!
William Wallace Monument would be a great day trip from Edinburgh or Glasgow.
A statue of James Watt, the 18th century Scottish inventor and engineer, outside Heriot-Watt University.
SCOTLAND: Statue of A. Lincoln. This was the first statue to an American President in any country outside of the United States & the only monument to the American Civil War outside the USA.
Adam Smith Statue, St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, Uk
Statue of Edward VII outside the Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh
While the food in The Conan Doyle is above-average pub grub, the main reason to come here is because of its namesake. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born adjacent at Picardy Place on 22nd May 1859. The site is marked by a magnificent statue of his most famous creation, Sherlock Holmes.