Ballantyne's Close

This is one of the Royal Mile closes.  These closes are narrow lanes on either side of the Royal Mile.  They pass between the high buildings and emerge into the Royal Mile.


Photographs by Thomas Vernon Begbie

Late 1850s

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Ballantyne's Close, Grassmarket  -  1850

Ballantyne's Close




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