Around Edinburgh

Pilrig

Pilrig is about mid-way between Edinburgh and Leith

 

Pilrig House

Photographs 2006

Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

NE corner

Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

View from South

Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

View from NW

Plaque on the wall of Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

Plaque on NE corner

Sundial on the wall of Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

Sundial on South wall

Plaque on the fence outside Pilrig House  -  Photograph, June 2006

Plaque on South fence

 

Pilrig House

Photograph 2007

Pilrg House  -  April 2007

View from SW

 

Pilrig House

Engraving Published 1890

Engraving in 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Pilrig House

View from South

 

Balfour Street

Photographs 2006

Looking to the NW down Balfour Street, towards Pilrig Park and Pilrig House

Looking towards Pilrig Park

Pedestrians

Looking to the NW down Balfour Street, towards Pilrig Park and Pilrig House

Looking towards Pilrig Park

Cycle

 

Pilrig Park

Cycle Track at Pilrig Park, Edinburgh

Cycling

 

Shrubhill

Trams

Pilrig  -  Tram and Crowd  -  When?

The First Electric Tram - 1922

     Roadworks at Shrubhill, in preparation for Edinburgh's trams due to operate from around 2010

Preparing for new trams -  2007

 

Pilrig

Procession

   Gretna Rail Disaster Procession, passing through Pilrig

Gretna Rail Disaster
Procession  -  1915

 

Maps and Aerial Photograph

Edinburgh  -  1844  -  Map produced for the Society for the Dissemination of Useful Knowledge  -  Section D

1844

Edinburgh Ma  -  1925  -  Section D

1925

Aerial Photograph  -  2001  -  Section D

2001

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