Royal Mile Closes

Here are many closes leading into the High Street and other parts of the Royal Mile. These closes are narrow lanes on either side of the Royal Mile.  They pass between the high buildings and emerge into the Royal Mile.

 Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Advocate's Close

BEGBIE
Advocate's Close

Advocate's Close - off the Royal Mile, Edinburgh  -  Post Card  -  WJ Hay

POST CARD - W J HAY
Advocate's Close

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Huntly House, as seen from Bakehouse Close

BEGBIE
Bakehouse Close

Bakehouse Close   -  Photograph by Archibald Hugh MacLucas

MacLUCAS
Bakehouse Close

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh  -  Fleshmarket Close

BEGBIE
Fleshmarket Close

Lithograph  -   1853  -  Fountain Close

LITHOGRAPH
Fountain Close

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Stamp Office Close

OLD & NEW EDINBURGH
Stamp Office Close

Whitehorse Close - Photograph by Begbie 

BEGBIE
Whitehorse Close

 

A Selection of Recent Photos

 Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  August 2002  -  View looking out of Advocate's Close into the High Street  -  August 2002  -  Picture 1

 

 

Full Index

Views of Edinburgh

Princes Street views:
 Looking E         Looking W         Looking N + NE        Looking S

from Calton Hill        Preparing for the Trams        Princes Street Gardens

Other street views:
 Grassmarket         George Street          High Street        High Street closes        Leith Street
Lothian Road       North Bridge       Saint James Sq       
Waverley Bridge       More Streets

 

 

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