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Edinburgh, 95 Canongate, Reid's Court

Tenement (17th Century)(Possible)

Site Name Edinburgh, 95 Canongate, Reid's Court

Classification Tenement (17th Century)(Possible)

Canmore ID 131495

Site Number NT27SE 2722

NGR NT 26560 73850

NGR Description Centred NT 26560 73850

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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

Architecture Notes

Built 1699.

Line of four and five storey and attic tenements extending from the new tenements of Brown's Court on the West to Reid's Court on the East, and embracing Munro's, Little Lochend and Lochend Closes. (Now - March 1948 - to be demolished as allegedly in "a ruinous and insecure condition").

REFERENCE:

Ian Lindsay Collection: W/360.

REFERENCE:

Sources: Dean of Guild. Bundle 1811. 11.4.1811.

Pet. of Alexander Horne, writer.

Aron Reids Court, High St./Canongate North side

Plans to split tenement into two houses with separate entrances.

Elevation enclosed. Unsigned.

Activities

Photographic Survey (12 March 1957)

Photographic survey by the Scottish National Buildings Record/Ministry of Work in March 1957.

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