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Edinburgh, Candlemaker Row, General

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Site Name Edinburgh, Candlemaker Row, General

Classification General View

Canmore ID 117530

Site Number NT27SE 1366

NGR NT 2565 7334

NGR Description Centred NT 2565 7334

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SE 1366 centred 2565 7334

Architecture Notes

Depicted on the coloured 1st edition of the O.S. 1:1056 scale map (Edinburgh and its Environs, 1854, sheet 35).


Sources: Dean of Guild. Bundle 1811. 17.10.1811.

Pet. of Samuel Scott - brushmaker.

Candlemaker Row, fronting Merchant St.

Minor alterations and repairs.

Elevation enclosed. Unsigned.


George Calendar, Wright

Edinburgh. Plan for rebuilding tenement at foot of Candlemaker Row (owned by Calendar) as inn, 1787

(Edinburgh Evening Courant, Feb 1, 1787)


Aerial Photography (1993)


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