the shadow of the university lies Drummond Street, Infirmary Street and South
Bridge. Conan Doyle met Dr Joseph Bell, the inspiration for Sherlock Holmes, on
Infirmary Street and Stevenson drank in Rutherford’s Bar, Drummond Street.
Muriel Spark bought all her writing paper from Thin’s Bookshop, South Bridge,
and J.K. Rowling wrote the Harry Potter novels in the Elephant House on George