Dundee is referred to as the city of Discovery, this name is related to the R.S.S Discovery which is permanently docked in the River Tay just outside the city centre. It is the 4th largest city in Scotland and it is situated along the River Tay across from Fife.
The city used to be know for its three “J”s which were Jam, Jute and Journalism. The Jute industry was big here during the Industrial Revolution in Britain. A large number of the population were employed in Jute Mills from most of the 20th centaury until the last Jute mill was closed in the 1970’s.