Fire  -  December 2002

in Edinburgh Old Town

Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Zoom in on a 1917 map

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On the map above, the shaded area shows the buildings damaged by fire in December 2002.  The Gilded Balloon is shown in red.  The buildings most badly damaged or destroyed were:


Offices on the Cowgate

2 Gilded Balloon and La Belle Angele 
Fringe venues for comedy entertainment
3 Living Room and Loca
Pub and Club
4 Leisureland
Amusement Centre and takeaway restaurant


Bridge Jazz Bar and Edinburgh University School of Infomatics

6 Outdoors
Camping and Outdoor shop
7 Gossip and Aroma
Discount clothing store and Café


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