market town of Dalkeith and the Corn Exchange by David R. Smith

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Published by Dalkeith History Society in Dalkeith .

Written in English

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  • Dalkeith (Scotland) -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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StatementDavid R. Smith.
ContributionsDalkeith History Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. :
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL18976352M

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Inthe busy market town of Dalkeith opened, what was at the time, the largest corn exchange in Scotland. A view of the former Corn Exchange in High Street, Dalkeith, Scotland. The building was opened in August and at the time was the largest indoor grain market in Scotland.

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