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Greyfriars Bobby. A bronze statue of the terrier who guarded the grave of his master at Greyfriars Kirk for 14 years until his own death in 1872.

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Bobby, a wee Skye Terrier, belonged to John, who had worked for the Edinburgh City Police as a night watchman, and the two were virtually inseparable for approximately two years.

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Pictured is the famous statue in Edinburgh, Scotland, of Greyfriars Bobby, a terrier who guarded the grave of his owner for 14 years

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This is Greyfriars Bobby in Edinburgh, a famous dog that waited by his masters grave for years after his death. * greyfriars bobby * It still has the spout on it!

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Greyfriars Bobby. Bobby belonged to John Gray, who worked for the Edinburgh City Police as a night watchman. The two were inseparable. John Gray died of tuberculosis on 15th February 1858, and was buried in Greyfriars Churchyard in Edinburgh. Bobby spent the rest of his life at his master's grave. He only left to eat, then immediately resumed his vigil. He survived John Gray by fourteen years.

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A Scottish Sojourn - Victoria Magazine - Grey Friar's Bobby. This is right in the heart of Edinburgh... gah i miss this!

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