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Traces of 18th-Century Glass Factory Uncovered in Scotland

Posted by Jean-Yves on Mar 17, 2020

Fascinating remnants of Leith’s glass-making past are being uncovered as preparatory works to construct a new residential development gather steam.

Plans by Barratt Homes to build 212 new apartments plus commercial units on a former industrial stretch of land near Leith Docks at Salamander Street were lodged with the City of Edinburgh Council. two years ago and are currently at the consultation stage.

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