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Colinton

 

Colinton Village

Engraving

  Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Colinton

Colinton

Old & New Edinburgh

 

Colinton

Post Cards

  View of Water of Leith near Colinton  -  Post Card  -  A Hutcheson

Water of Leith near Colinton

Hutcheson

A Hartmann postcard  -  Dreghorn Loan, Colinton

Dreghorn Loan, Colinton

Hartmann

  Colinton Parish Church  -  Postcard from an unknown publisher

Colinton Parish Church

Unidentified Publisher

  Postcard by unidentified publisher  -  Colinton Village

Colinton Village

unidentified publisher

Postcard published by John R Russel of Edinburgh (JRRE)  -  Water of Leith near Colinton 

Water of Leith near Colinton

JRRE

  Postcard by A R Montgomery, Juniper Green  -  The Water of Leith at Colinton

Water of Leith - Colinton

A R Montgomery

 

Colinton

Old Photos

Around 1956

Munro Drive

 

Colinton Dell

  W R & S Ltd photo from the early 1900s  -  Colinton Dell

W R & S PHOTO - EARLY 1900s

Colinton Dell

 

Colinton Station

Loco No 47163 at Colinton Station on 19 June 1958

 1950s PHOTO

Loco No 47163 at Colinton Station on 19 June 1958

 1950s PHOTO

Cointon Station  -  When was this photo taken?

Photo- TAKEN WHEN?

 

Water of Leith Walkway

2006

The Water of Leith Walkway, built on the course of the Edinburgh to Balerno Railway, at Upper Spylaw Mill, near Colinton

 

Colinton Trees

2013

 

 

 

Stark Building Services

Spylaw Street

2013

Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  March 2013

MIke, the joiner, talks to a visitor at Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Mike working at Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Mike working at Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Mike working at Stark Buillding Services Ltd  -  a joinery workshop at Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

 

Waddell's Garage

Spylaw Street

2013

Waddell's Garage, Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Waddell's Garage, Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  This photo was taken a few decades ago, possibly in 1937, when the garage was ''The Colinton Motor Garage'

Waddell's Garage, Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  February 2013

Waddell's Garage, Spylaw Street, Colinton  -  Three mechanics, Greg, Daren and Ryan -  February 2013

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'Sort My PC'

Colinton Road

2013

A van advertising 'Sort My PC' business, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  March 2013

A van advertising 'Sort My PC' business, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  March 2013

A car advertising 'Sort My PC' business, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  February 2013

A car advertising 'Sort My PC' business, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  February 2013

Roof of the 'Sort My PC' business premises, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  March 2013

'Sort My PC' business premises, Colinton Road, Colinton  -  March 2013

Colinton to Fountainbridge

A walk starting on the Water of Leith Walkway
and continuing along the Union Canal Towpath

2014

 

Colinton Railway Tunnel

Water of Leith Walkway -  Approaching Colinton from the west  -  October 2014

Spylaw Park, Colinton  -  October 2014

 Spylaw Park, Colinton  -  October 2014

Spylaw Park, Colinton  -  October 2014

 

Colinton Railway Tunnel

Near Spylaw Parkand the old Railway Tunnel, Colinton  -  October 2014

Artwork in the old Railway Tunnel at Colintion  -  October 2014

Artwork in the old Railway Tunnel at Colintion  -  October 2014

Artwork in the old Railway Tunnel at Colintion  -  October 2014

Artwork in the old Railway Tunnel at Colintion  -  October 2014

 

The Union Canal  -   Slateford and Craiglockhart

Aqueduct on the Union Canal, Edinburgh  -  Crossing the Water of Leith at Slatefore  -  October 2014

Artwork beside the Union Canal near Slateford, Edinburgh

'Yes' message (remaining from the September 2014 Scottish Independenc Referendum campaigns) beside one of the bridges over the Water of Leith near Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014 

Robot  - a smll transfer picture found beside the Union Canal towpath, near Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Graffiti on a shed beside the Union Canal near Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014 

Graffiti on a shed beside the Union Canal near Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Graffiti on a wooden boat house on the Union Canal at Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Graffiti on a corrugated iron boat house on the Union Canal at Slateford, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

 

The Union Canal  -   Merchiston and Polwarth

Wild flowers beside the Union Canal towpath at Polwarth, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Wild flowers beside the Union Canal towpath at Polwarth, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Graffiti on one of the industrial buildings beside the Union Canal towpath at Polwarth, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Canal Barge on the Union Canal, Polwarth, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Artwork on gates across the Union Canal, now used by cyclists and pedestrians  -  between Polwarth and Fountainbridge  -  October 2014

Artwork on a gate across the Union Canal, now used by cyclists and pedestrians  -  between Polwarth and Fountainbridge  -  October 2014

 

The Union Canal  -   Approaching Fountainbridge

View through a bridge across the Union Canal.  Looking towards Leamington Lift Bridge, Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Leamington Lift Bridge, Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Map -  as part of an exhinbition displayed on  the Union Canal towpath at Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Map -  as part of an exhinbition displayed on  the Union Canal towpath at Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Poster -  as part of an exhinbition displayed on  the Union Canal towpath at Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

Poster -  as part of an exhinbition displayed on  the Union Canal towpath at Fountainbridge, Edinburgh  -  October 2014

 

Merchiston Castle School, Colinton

Fountainbridge

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