Edinburgh Waterfront

Granton Middle Pier

 

1930s to 1970s

Looking from the shore of Granton Western Harbour towards Granton Middle Pier  -  c. 1938

Granton Middle Pier - c.1938

Where is it? -  Photograph of a railway line and a pram.  Answer:  Granton Middle Pier

Granton Middle Pier - 1948

Edinburgh Railways  -  Granton Square  -  1955

Granton Middle Pier - 1955

John Reid unloading a TL Devlin Trawler on Middle Pier at Granton Harbour

Unloading a Devlin Trawler - when?

Trawler, believed to be at Middle Pier, Granton Harbour

Granton Middle Pier - Trawler GN11 - when?

   Aerial View  -   Looking down on Granton Middle Pier  -  around 1980

Aerial View  -  Around 1978

2002

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Middle Pier  -  19 August 2002

Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Forth Corinthian Yacht Club boat yard on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Boat Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking across Eastern Harbour, Granton, from Middle Pier  -  25 August 2002

Harbour + Tyres

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Central Pier at Granton Harbour on a misty afternoon  -  4 August 2002

Middle Pier in mist

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Forth Corinthian Yacht Club boat yard on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Boat Yard

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour and Inchkeith  -  25 August 2002

Harbour + Lifebelt

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A walk down Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  3 August 2002

Walk down Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Coastguards' vehicles on Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  25 August 2002

Coastguards

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Moorings in Granton's Eastern Harbour, seen from Middle Pier  -  3 August 2002

Harbour + Moorings

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

   Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking over Western Harbour to Middle Pier at Granton Harbour  -  28 Septembrer 2003

Boats at Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Granton Harbour, looking across Eastern Harbour towards the three gasometers  -  6 October 2002

E Harbour + Middle Pier

Edinburgh Waterfront  - Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  "No Parking"  -  25 August 2002

No Parking

Edinburgh Waterfront  - A misty afternoon on Granton Middle Pier  -  August 2002

Deserted Road

 

2004

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  A dumper truck takes a boat from Middle Pier into the Royal Forth Yacht Club boatyard  -  7 April 2004

To the Boat Yard

Launching the Yacht

Edinburgh Waterfront  - Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  "No Parking"  -  22 June 2004

No Parking

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking up Middle Pier from Granton Square

Middle Pier

from Granton Harbour

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking up Middle Pier from Granton Square  -  zoom-out

Middle Pier

from Granton Harbour

Looking down across Granton Square towards Granton Middle Pier and the Firth of Forth  -  zoom-in

Looking down on
 Middle Pier

Looking down across Granton Square towards Granton Middle Pier and the Firth of Forth  -  zoom-out

Looking down on
 Middle Pier

zoom-out

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site

Irn Bru  - Middle Pier

Iron Bru Bottle in the fence separating Middle Pier from the Western Harbour construction site at sunset

Irn Bru  - Middle Pier

Sunset

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post

Lamp Post

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post top

Lamp Post - Top

zoom-in

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Looking down on Eastern Harbour and Middle Pier, with the Superfast Ferry passing behind

E Harbour + Middle Pier

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post base  

Lamp Post - Base

Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  Lamp Post base  -  zoom-in

Lamp Post - Base

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Work begins to prepare the land in Granton Western Harbour for developments in the background.  In the foreground is an empty  Irn Bru bottle  -  22 June 2004

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

June 04

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Fence with Irn Bru bottle on Middle Pier  -  3 August 2004

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

August 04

Looking from Granton Middle Pier across the building work at Western Harbour with the one remaining gasometer in the background - with the Irn Bru bottle still wedged into the fence.

Fence and Irn Bru bottle

August 04

 

2006

Granton Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments  -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Building commences at Middle Pier  -  'Anchorage' apartments and plan showing other proposed developmets in Granton Western Harbour -  July 2006

'Anchor' apartments

  

2007

   1842 lamp post at Middle Pier, Granton Harbour  -  photographed 2007

Lamp Post

    Granton Harbour - October 27, 2007  -  The day that boats were lifted out of the harbour for the winter

RFYC  -  Lifting Yachts  out of  the Harbour

 

2008

    Granton Middle Pier  -  The day that boats were lifted into the water  -  April 2008

RFYC  -  Lifting Yachts into the Harbour

 

2013

   

FCYC  -  Lifting Yachts into the Harbour

   

More Granton Harbour Photos

taken on the same day as the FCYC lift-in

 

 

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