Mid Common Close Canongate Royal Mile Edinburgh

Mid Common Close Canongate Royal Mile Edinburgh

Mid Common Close is one of three close’s at the head of the Canongate. The other two were west common close and east common close neither survive. This was previously named Vietch’s Close. West Common Close was  High School Close and East Common Close was Logan’s Close each of the close’s gave common access to the High School. These close’s were like small communities in very narrow streets with up to 100+ family homes each of the close’s were previously known by other names as the owners would dictate the close name. More about the attractions of the Canongate with this Link;

Mid Common Close Canongate Royal Mile Edinburgh

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