Literally “North Lake,” deliberately flooded in the 15th century to strengthen Edinburgh’s defenses. Drained about 1760, the site was made into the present Princes Street Gardens. See Companion Vol. II; Bill Marshall; Mary Kings Close: narrative (archived) and pictures (archived)).

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