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This monument was named after Sir Walter Scott after his death in 1832.
The Scott monument is a Victorian Gothic monument named after Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the largest monument in the world that has been dedicated to any author. It stands on the Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. The tower is 200 feet 6 inches high and has 287 steps to reach the top. Excluding Scott, there are statues of various author authors and writers beside this monument.