Beside Liberton Hospital, Lasswade Road,
Mount Alvernia convent closed in 1992. It has now
been converted to housing.
Looking NE to Mount Alvernia
The old convent is on the left in the foreground, new housing in
the centre. December 2009
© Reproduced with
acknowledgement to Bob Henderson Burdiehouse, Edinburgh.
This is one of several photos taken by at Mount Alvernia by Bob Henderson
December 9, 2009
Thank you to Bob
Henderson, Burdiehouse, Edinburgh for providing the photograph
above, and the two photos of Mount Alvernia at the bottom of this
Please click on the
Google Earth image below below to see the position of the old
convent and the new housing around it.
Aerial View + Key
Please click on this link to read more about Gracemount and
Mount Alvernia Convent:
Edinburgh Recollections: Gracemount
Mount Alvernia -
More photos. Please click on the
thumbnail images below
to enlarge them.
The Old Convent