Bishop’s Close Royal Mile High Street Edinburgh

Bishop’s Close was also part of Bishop’s Land as large mansion house could be access from either close. A Dr Demainbray lived here and had a boarding school for girls in 1746 after fighting for the English at Prestonpans. He was also said to have found the way to accelerate growth in plants by electrical current being applied.

Bishop's Close High Street Royal Mile Edinburgh

Link to North Gray’s Close