George Street

 

Engraving from Modern Athens - published 1829

George Street  -  looking towards St Andrew's Church and Melville Monument

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  George Street  -  St Andrew's Church and Melville Monument

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk

 

Drawn by Thomas H Shepherd

Engraved by T Barber

 

St Andrew's Church appears as on this map

 

 

George Street  -  St Andrew's Church and Melville Monument

This view looks to the east along George Street towards:

-   Melville Monument in the centre of St Andrew Square

 Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  East Side of St Andrew Square

-   St Andrew's Church is now St Andrew & St George's Church.  It was from here that the ministers walked out in the Disruption of 1843, to form the Free Church of Scotland.

DO Hill's oil painting of The Disruption

 

Engravings from Modern Athens  -  Published 1829

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