Francis Brown Douglas

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Francis Brown Douglas the Lord Provost of Edinburgh was present at the official ceremony held to launch the One o’ Clock Gun at the Royal Observatory in June 1861. When he died in 1885 he was buried in the Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh.  image credit The Lord Provosts of Edinburgh 1296 to 1932 published by Whitson

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