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Edinburgh, Macdowall Street, Fishmarket

Fish Market (19-20th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, Macdowall Street, Fishmarket

Classification Fish Market (19-20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Cranston Street; Gilmore Street; Logan's Close

Canmore ID 150672

Site Number NT27SE 3984

NGR NT 26162 73858

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

Architecture Notes

MacDowall Street and Gilmore Street in the Canongate were both suppressed in the course of extension of the Waverley Station:

MacDowall Street by 1897.

Gilmore Street by 1894.

MacDowall Street was known as Cranston Street in the Edinburgh Post Office Directory 1889-90.

Logan's Close was also known as 287 Canongate or East Common Close.

Exact location uncertain at time of upgrade 14.12.1999.


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