Lothian & Borders Fire Brigade

Museum at Lauriston Place

Fire Station

The Stables  -  Lauriston Place Fire Station

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

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

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

 

Lauriston Place

Fire Station Museum

The old stables were situated at the back of Lauriston Place Fire station, opening onto a yard behind the station.

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

One of the stables has been reconstructed here (on the left) and the scene has been cleverly extended to create the impression of more stalls, by a painting on the wall (on the right.)

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

 

More photos

 Fire Brigade

   Fire at  Union Street, Edinburgh  -  13 March 1993

Fire Stations

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

Edinburgh at Work

 Farrier and Horse 

 

 

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