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Oh look… an old map from 1931 showing a gaping big hole in the Cowgate, which an enlightened local authority could use to build an extension to the finest Carnegie endowed Library in Scotland, for the benefit of all, without distinction: a celebration of Civilisation, complete with roof top garden, as a fitting tribute to the glory of Nature, and the mitigation of air pollution in breach of regulations, due to the busy thoroughfare below…