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Edinburgh, Canongate, Monro's Close

Shop (Period Unassigned), Tenement (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Edinburgh, Canongate, Monro's Close

Classification Shop (Period Unassigned), Tenement (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Munro's Close; 101-121 Canongate

Canmore ID 132503

Site Number NT27SE 2775

NGR NT 26527 73834

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/132503

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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

Architecture Notes

Edinburgh 101-121 Canongate

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").

Public Library (Edinburgh Room)

Plans: "The Royal Mile" E J MacRae's report of 1945 - No 49.

Photographs: City Engineer's Dept. 8 prints showing state of buildings

City Architect's Dept. 8 prints showing state of buildings

Now demolished

See also NT27SE 2776 and 2777

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