Dugald Stewart Monument in Edinburgh, Scotland - Encircle Photos

26 Dugald Stewart Monument in Edinburgh, Scotland

Dugald Stewart was the chair of moral philosophy at the University of Edinburgh and a key driver of the Scottish Enlightenment. This was a period during the 18th century when intellectuals drove the expansion of diverse areas of learning in engineering, medicine, law and many other professional fields. This monument was commissioned by the Royal Society of Edinburgh, designed by William Henry Playfair and erected on Calton Hill in 1831.

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Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH1 3BJ, UK

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