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List of cultural icons of Scotland

Three tartans
Harris Tweed
Scotch thistle
Falkirk Wheel
Scott Monument
Whisky

This List of cultural icons of Scotland is a list of objects, topics or people identified as cultural icons of Scotland.

Contents

AnimalsEdit

Arts, craftEdit

Buildings and structuresEdit

ClanEdit

ClothingEdit

FestivalsEdit

FolkloreEdit

Food and drinkEdit

GovernmentEdit

HistoryEdit

Industry, scienceEdit

Literature, poetryEdit

MusicEdit

PeopleEdit

RoyalEdit

SportEdit

Television, radio, theatre, filmEdit

TransportEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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