Brass Founders' Monument
On the right-hand side of this picture, close to Nicolson Street is the Brass Iron Founders' Pillar
in the square. It features the biblical
character, Tubal Cain, the legendary founder of brass and iron making
This monument was commissioned
Exhibition of Science Art and Industry
by the Edinburgh and Leith Brass Founders.
Following the exhibition, the
pillar was moved from the Meadows to Nicolson Square.