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  • LEITH, a municipal and police burgh, and seaport, county of Midlothian, Scotland.
  • Of Edinburgh, of which it is the port and with which it is connected by Leith Walk, practically a continuous street.
  • Lying at the mouth of the Water of Leith, which is crossed by several bridges and divides it into the parishes of North and South Leith, it stretches for 34 m.
  • St Mary's in Kirkgate, the parish church of South Leith, was founded in 1483, and was originally cruciform but, as restored in 1852, consists of an aisled nave and north-western tower.
  • The parish church of North Leith, in Madeira Street, with a spire 158 ft.

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