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A play written for television by Robert Kemp to commemorate Her Majesty's visit to Scotland.
The action of the play takes place around the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, at the Royal Palace in London, and at Sir Walter Scott's house, and covers the period leading up to the Royal visit to Edinburgh in 1822.
Bailie Caw, tailor and leading citizen of Edinburgh:
Allan, a young apprentice:
Jock, a journeyman tailor:
Sir Hector MacIan:
Flora Maclan, his daughter:
David Menzies, a young Edinburgh advocate:
The Prince's valet:
H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, later King George IV:
Lord Conyngham, Secretary of State:
Sir Walter Scott:
Sophia, his daughter:
An English working man:
Neish, a blacksmith:
John Lockhart, another advocate:
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