High Street Hostel

on the west side of

Blackfriars Street

April 24, 2008

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh Old Town

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                     Photograph taken:  April 24, 2008


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Blackfriars Street


Here is a photo taken with a wide-angle lens, looking across Blackfriars street to the west side of the street.

High Street Hostel

The building in the centre of this photo is 'High Street Hostel'.  It is on the west side of Blackfriars Street, a few yards to the south of High Street.

It describes itself as 'Edinburgh's Original Backpackers' Hostel'.

Radisson SAS Hotel

The building on the right is the side of this picture is the 6-storey, 238 bedroom hotel built in 1989, originally named the 'Scandic Crown Hotel'.

 The hotel was sold in 2004 and is now 'Radisson SAS Hotel'.


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