Photography by

Ally McGurk

and

Thomas M McGurk

 

Lothian Road

The top of Lothian Road  -  1959

Lothian Road approaching the West End of Princes Street  -  1959

Lothian Road and the old Goods Yard  -  1959

The Top of Lothian Road  -  1959

 

The Mound

 Last trams up The Mound  -  1956

 

Princes Street

Buses heading west along Princes Street  -  June 1956

Buses in Princes Street  -  June 1956

Princes Street, looking west from near the Castle Street junction  -  1959

Looking west along Princes Street from the East End  -  1959

Looking west along Princes Street from close to the Scott Monument

Princes Street, looking west from near the Frederick Street junction-  1959

 Looking to the west along Princes Street towards the Royal Scots Greys statue  -  1959

looking down on Princes Street and the Ross Bandstand in Princes Street Gardens from Edinburgh Castle  -  1950s

Jenners' Department Store  -  1962

 

Portobello Open Air Bathing Pool

Portobello Open Air Bathing Pool  -  1960

 

Views from Edinburgh Castle

looking down on Princes Street and the Ross Bandstand in Princes Street Gardens from Edinburgh Castle  -  1950s

Looking to the SE from Edinburgh Castle, over Edinburgh Old Town towards Arthur's Seat  -  around 1960

 

Warrender Park Road

The junction of Warrender Park Road and Whitehouse Loan, in the snow  -  around the 1960s

John Codona, one man band, in Warrender Park Road  -  1950s or early-1960s

John Codona, one man band, in Warrender Park Road  -  early 1960s

 

Ally McGurk and Thomas M McGurk

Thank you to Ally McGurk, NW Cumbria, England, for allowing me to reproduce the photographs above, taken by Ally and her farther Thomas M McGurk.  More photos of Edinburgh from the 1950s onwards, taken by Ally and her father can be found on the Flickr web site

 

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