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IDS 340: Haunted Britain: Location Essay

Assignment Sheet

Written Assignment: Essay on location


For this essay, you’ll choose one key location that we’ll be touring in November and write a short essay on its history.


Scope: 750-1000 words, due September 19th; Works Cited (MLA) must include no less than three credible secondary sources (limit one internet source).


100 points available.


Potential sites:


            Edinburgh Castle

            Princes Street

            Mary King's Close

            John Knox House

            Balmoral Hotel

            Palace of Holyroodhouse

            Arthur's Seat

            The Scott Monument

            Inchcolm Abbey

            Royal Mile

            St. Giles Cathedral            


            Stirling Castle

            Wallace Memorial



            Bath Abbey

            Roman Baths


            York Minster

            St. Mary's Abbey




            Tower of London

            St. Paul's Cathedral

            Westminster Abbey

            Buckingham Palace

            The Globe