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(pr. ˈPennycŏok) Lothian

Town on the Esk, 8 m. S of Edinburgh, on the A701. Allan Ramsay (1686–1758) is commemorated by an obelisk in the grounds of Penicuik House (burnt down in 1899, but now under restoration).


Subjects: Literature.

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