Regent Murray's House


Engraving from Modern Athens - published 1829

Regent Murray's House  -  Canongate

Engravings from 'Modern Athens'  -  hand-coloured  -  Regent Murray's House

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Ian Smith


Drawn by Thomas H Shepherd

Engraved by James B Allen



Regent Murray's House

Regent Murray's House stands on the south side of the Canongate.  It was once the residence of James Stewart , prior of St Andrews, who was in 1561, created Earl of Murray by Queen Mary.

At the time of this engraving, the house was chiefly occupied by Mr Ballantine, printer.

[Modern Athens]



Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

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