Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade

Museum at Lauriston Place

Fire Station

Telephone Operator's Desk

The Telephone Operator's desk at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs -  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk         Photo taken 26 July 1994

Lauriston Place

Fire Station Museum

Here is the former fire station in Lauriston Place

 Lauriston Place Fire Station   -   McDonald Road Fire Station  -  9 May 1994

The large picture of the telephone operator's desk above contrasts with this view of Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade Control Centre at the nearby Tollcross Fire Station:

 Control Centre at Tollcross Fire Station  -  22 June 1993

The former fire station in Lauriston Place

Lauriston Place Fire Station   -   Copy of an old photograph hanging on the wall of the offices at Lauriston Place Fire Station

 now houses a museum which includes several old fire engines

An old Leith Fire Brigade fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994        An old Leith Halley fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

An old Dennis fire engine in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994         Three old fire engines in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

the old stables

The old stables in the museum at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

the old fireman's pole and the old telephone exchange

The bottom of the firemen's pole at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994       The Telephone Operator's desk at Lauriston Place Fire Station  -  26 July 1994

 

Fire Brigade

Fire Stations

The old  fire station, now a fire station museum, in Lauriston Place  -  1935

Fire Engines

 A 1906  Merryweather Fire King fire engine outside Braid Place Fire Station

Recent Photos

   Fire at  Union Street, Edinburgh  -  13 March 1993

  

 

__________________