The map above is
taken from a map of Edinburgh included in the Edinburgh General Post
Office Directory, 1830-31. There has been little change in the
streets in this area since the map was drawn, other than that some of the
narrow closes now no longer exist.
On this map, the
roads running across the map (approx east-west) are:
(part of the Royal
- St Giles
Church and the Tron Kirk (or Church)
shown in yellow.
- Cowgate running in
the valley to the south of the High Street. Cowgate passes under