Main Street

Newhaven, Edinburgh

June 17, 1961

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Main Street, Newhaven

  Indiana University, Charles W Cushman Collection                                                                                                Archive ID:  P12341

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    Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Main Street, Newhaven

 

Main Street, Newhaven

1961

This photo was taken on Kodachrome film by amateur photographer, Charles W Cushman (1896-1972) from the USA during his visit to Edinburgh in 1961.

The photo above is one of two that were taken on June 17, 1961, looking to the east along Main Street, Newhaven.  Here is the other:

Photograph taken by Charles W Cushman in 1961 - Main Street, Newhaven

Victoria Primary School, Newhaven is in the background.  The sign on the wall behind the 'school' road sign reads 'Peacock Hotel'.  The Peacock Hotel was a few yards to the left, down the narrow street.

2008

This view, taken in 2008, looks down Newhaven Road towards Main Street, Newhaven.  The tower of Victoria Primary School, Newhaven, can be seen both in the 1961 photo and the 2008 photo.

Looking down from Newhaven Road to Main Street, Newhaven, and  beyond

Newhaven

Please click on the thumbnail image below to see many more views of Newhaven:

Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Newhaven

 

Newhaven Streets

Newhaven

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