Greyfriars Bobby Memorial Statue, Edinburgh

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Standing on Candlemaker Row, the bronze statue Greyfriars Bobby Memorial Statue commemorates the fidelity of Bobby, a Skye terrier. As legend goes, Bobby was the loyal and tenacious watchdog of John Gray, Constable of Edinburg. When his master died tragically, Bobby would go to Greyfriars Kirkyard to sleep on his master’s grave every night. This is an easy stop if you’re visiting Greyfriars Kirkyard. Rub his nose for luck. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Greyfriars Bobby Memorial Statue by using our Edinburgh planning tool .
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  • If you're in the area, fine, stop by, but don't waste your time. A little sculpture of a dog just. Nothing else. The story behind it is curious, but the sculpture... It has more marketing for the pub than the real interest.
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  • We were seated for lunch and waited 10 minutes with no server. There were only 2 other tables occupied. There was one man working there who kept looking at us but never came to the table. When we got ...  more »
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