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Edinburgh Old Town

 

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs  -  Edinburgh Old Town from Burns' Monument

Edinburgh Old Town
from Burns Monument

McGlashon's Scottish Stereographs  -  Waveley Bridge and Edinburgh Old Town

Waverley Bridge
and Edinburgh Old Town

 

G W Wilson  -  Stereo Views

GW Wilson stereo card - Waverley Bridge and Old Town from Princes Street

Waverley Bridge and Old Town

 

Engravings - Modern Athens - 1829

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh Old Town and North Bridge from Princes Street

Old Town & North Bridge

from Princes Street

 Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh Old Town and Bank of Scotland from Princes Street

Old Town & Bank of Scotland

from Princes Street

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Waverley Market

Waverley Market

& North Bridge

 

Photos  -  1986

   Edinburgh Old Town and Balloons about to be launched  -  1986

September 1986

Balloons

   Edinburgh Old Town and Balloons in the Sky  -  1986

September 1986

Balloons in the Sky

 

Recent Photos

August 2003

After the Edinburgh Cavalcade 2003  -  zoom-out

After the Cavalcade

View from Princes Street

August 2007

Looking towards the Old Town of Edinburgh from Princes Street

View from Princes Street

 

Looking towards the Old Town of Edinburgh from Princes Street

View from Princes Street

zoom-in

 

Old Town Fire

Photos  -   December 2002

Photographs by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  Dismantling the wall in Cowgate

Cowgate

 

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  The Gilded Balloon, Cowgate

Looking down Blair Street

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  South Bridge

South Bridge

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  December 2002  -  Fire in the Old Town of Edinburgh  -  The Gilded Balloon, Cowgate

Looking down Blair Street

Photos  -   June 2003

Cowgate  -  Scene of the Old Town Fire  -  six months later  -  June 2003  -  Buildings demolished

June 2003

Photos  -   September 2005

Scene of the Old Town Fire  -   almost three years later  -  September 2005

September 2005

Proposed Redevelopment  -  2006

Artist's Impressions

Proposed SoCo development on the site of the Old Town Fire  -  View of the Cowgate facade from the NE

Cowgate

View from NE

Proposed SoCo development on the site of the Old Town Fire  -  View of the corner of South Bridge and Chamber Street from the S

South Bridge

View from S

Old Town Fire:   More photos

 

Views from the Scott Monument

August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009 View from the Scott Monument, looking SE  -  August 2009

November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

View from the Scott Monument  -  November 2010

 

Sketch

Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the south and South West towards Salisbury Crags in Holyrood Park, Canongate and Dumbiedykes housing

Salisbury Crags and Dumbiedykes

Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the west towards North Bridge and Edinburgh Castle

North Bridge and Edinburgh Castle

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

Edinburgh  -  1844  -  Map prodcued for the Society for the Dissemination of Useful Knowledge  -  Section K

1844

Edinburgh Map  -  1925  -  Section K

1925

Aerial Photograph  -  2001  -  Section K

2001

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Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Allan Ramsay's House in the Royal Mile

Recollections:  Edinburgh Old Town

 

 

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