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Edinburgh, St John's Street, General

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Site Name Edinburgh, St John's Street, General

Classification General View

Alternative Name(s) 182 Canongate

Canmore ID 133327

Site Number NT27SE 2819

NGR NT 26365 73657

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


Houses on the East side of St John Street were demolished to make way for Moray House Training College.

Exact location of 20 St John Street uncertain at time of upgrade. If it was on the East side of the street it will have been demolished by mid-1930s.

Edinburgh, 2-6 and 21 St John Street which were Category B Listed were demolished c. 1960. Information from Demolitions catalogue held in RCAHMS library.



21 St John Street NOT demolished. In use as premises for St John's Order.

Info from RCAHMS (LCK) 18.2.2013


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