Streetwise: Balfour Street

Balfour Street

Balfour Street and Bell Street were opened in 1824 and 1828, and named after Provost Thomas Bell and Provost Alexander Balfour, who were founders of the firm of Bell and Balfour, merchants and flax-spinners in Dundee.

Source: ‘Glimpses of Old and New Dundee’ – A.H. Millar, January 1925