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Carson Clark Gallery

181-183 Canongate | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH8 8BN, Scotland (Castle / Royal Mile / High St)
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Ranked #40 of 95 Shopping in Edinburgh
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- Mar 28, 2013
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English first
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I wandered in with a friend, and apart from the intriguing maps, the service was excellent. The man in charge (Mr Clark?) was exceptionally knowledgeable and spent a good 20 minutes explaining different sorts of maps and printing techniques to us. He had a lot of interesting facts about the ancient world, and was really enthusiastic about the maps in... More

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England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

I felt this place deserved a review as I was given a decent discount without even asking! As a result I did more trade with them. I saw something I liked in the window as I passed & was fascinated by the stock inside the shop. Huge collection of historical maps! The service was exceptional.

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Western Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2010

My experiences with this gallery are quite different. I bought a map in December 2009 and was guaranteed delivery by 11 Jan. It finally arrived today (24 March) after endless delays. Most of my emails were ignored, and promised posting dates didn't occur. I've found this a very frustrating experience and wouldn't want to repeat the experience. I can't recommend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2004

We were looking for a place to eat on the Royal Mile (the place we wanted to go was closed for a few days) and an older gentleman spotted us looking confused and asked if he could assist us. He pointed out a good place to eat and said his son ran an antique map store and asked us to... More

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