Anchor Tavern howff of "Crochallan Fencibles" : in close was Smellie's printing house where were printed Burn's works and Encyclopaedia Britannica 1st edition. Parents of Sir Walter Scott resided here until 1771.
Plaque Colour: Black
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Location: Anchor Close
Unitary Authority: City of Edinburgh Council
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): City Centre
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Edinburgh Central