Black Watch War Memorial, Edinburgh

Black Watch War Memorial

William Birnie Rhind, RSA, 1873-1933

Unveiled 1910

Bronze on a polished red granite base with the Black Watch crest above a bronze relief and bronze lettering

Junction of North Bank Street and Market Street, the Mound, Edinburgh

Other Views

  • Whole monument
  • Relief
  • The Black Watch War Memorial, commemorating men from this famous Highland infantry regiment who died in the Boer War of 1899-1902, is prominently placed on a site donated by the Bank of Scotland in 1906 (see "The Black Watch War Memorial"). It is striking from any angle. [continued below]

    Photograph, caption, and commentary by Jacqueline Banerjee, 2009.

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