What You Will Learn
WHO inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to create his famous detective.
WHY is there a statue on top of the University’s Old Quad dome?
WHERE is the City Mortuary and who are Gates and Curt?
WHAT is the name of the local police station?
HOW are James Hogg’s “Confessions of a Justified Sinner” and Rankin’s “Dead Souls” linked to Salisbury Crags?
WHICH school did Sir Walter Scott attend?
WHEN was the Flodden Wall built and why?
WHICH three Rankin books are named after Rolling Stones records?
WHO pushed whom off where?
Do you like Rankin? To which the answer is: “I don’t know, I’ve never rankled”.